Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics82.2% 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 Drive103% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 21 '18 at 03:29
Run Duration159 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700K-$275
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
88.9% Excellent
1-Core 142
2-Core 279
99% 210 Pts
4-Core 462
8-Core 740
76% 601 Pts
64-Core 746
50% 746 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$369
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 399.24
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
82.2% Excellent
Lighting 345
Reflection 296
Parallax 312
90% 318 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 303
Splatting 233
82% 246 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial M550 256GB-$152
66GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 455 315 191 229 222 221 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 466
Write 473
Mixed 328
SusWrite 272
86% 385 MB/s
4K Read 31.8
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 46.6
169% 64.9 MB/s
DQ Read 338
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 237
206% 305 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 103%
Great: 113%
Samsung 850 EVO M.2 500GB
177GB free
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 487 492 488 497 497 497 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
137% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 490
Mixed 399
SusWrite 493
107% 473 MB/s
4K Read 48.1
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 66.4
225% 80.2 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 365
274% 367 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 137%
Great: 134%
Kingston DataTraveler 2.0 8GB
7GB free, PID 1f00
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2.6 0 2.7 0 0 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
4.59% Terrible
Read 15
Write 6.2
Mixed 4.3
SusWrite 1
7% 6.62 MB/s
4K Read 9.3
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
34% 3.1 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 4.59%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3600 C17 2x8GB-$122
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
112% Outstanding
MC Read 42
MC Write 44.2
MC Mixed 31.6
112% 39.3 GB/s
SC Read 24.2
SC Write 46.7
SC Mixed 33.6
100% 34.8 GB/s
Latency 46
87% 46 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 112%
Great: 121%
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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 7 Builds (Compare 9,933 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7 - $191

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,013
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