Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 99.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics99.8% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive55.3% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 6  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160310
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 14:10
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 23%

 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-6700K-$328
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
99.6% Outstanding
SC Int 140
SC Float 148
SC Mixed 137
113% 142 Pts
QC Int 462
QC Float 513
QC Mixed 489
110% 488 Pts
MC Int 701
MC Float 809
MC Mixed 773
114% 761 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 99.6%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
99.8% Outstanding
Lighting 331
Reflection 297
Parallax 302
99% 310 fps
MRender 196
Gravity 286
Splatting 219
100% 234 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 99.8%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$54
162GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z32080RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 223 98 89 95 96 115 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
55.3% Above average
Read 311
Write 303
Mixed 292
SusWrite 119
58% 256 MB/s
4K Read 16.6
4K Write 96.1
4K Mixed 13.3
93% 42 MB/s
DQ Read 105
DQ Write 285
DQ Mixed 12.5
62% 134 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 55.3%
Great: 85%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$48
373GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 163 161 162 160 164 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
92.3% Outstanding
Read 160
Write 163
Mixed 76.8
SusWrite 162
103% 140 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
139% 1 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 92.3%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$145
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (32nd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
69.5% Good
MC Read 26.5
MC Write 25.9
MC Mixed 20.1
69% 24.2 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 25.5
SC Mixed 22.2
61% 21.4 GB/s
Latency 62.1
64% 62.1 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 69.5%
Great: 88%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical GA-Z170X-Gaming 6 Builds (Compare 828 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $1,036
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