Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics37.7% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive50.2% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-HD3  (all builds)
Memory5.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1280 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160223
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 03:47
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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 i5-6600K-$238
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
75.9% Very good
SC Int 105
SC Float 115
SC Mixed 108
88% 109 Pts
QC Int 379
QC Float 400
QC Mixed 386
88% 388 Pts
MC Int 354
MC Float 426
MC Mixed 401
59% 394 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 411.70
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
37.7% Below average
Lighting 115
Reflection 78.8
Parallax 118
36% 104 fps
MRender 79.8
Gravity 111
Splatting 80.3
39% 90.5 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 37.7%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Liteonit LAT-128M2S 128GB
72GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PMDA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 184 180 190 189 188 178 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
50.2% Above average
Read 330
Write 190
Mixed 211
SusWrite 185
51% 229 MB/s
4K Read 15.2
4K Write 47.2
4K Mixed 20
74% 27.5 MB/s
DQ Read 78.7
DQ Write 57.7
DQ Mixed 56.4
45% 64.3 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 50.2%
Great: 51%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$70
2TB free
Firmware: CC4B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 195 177 204 176 207 179 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 200
Mixed 84.2
SusWrite 190
122% 167 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 110%
Great: 113%
WL1000GSA872 1TB
561GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 89 91 91 91 91 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
50.6% Above average
Read 86.8
Write 87
Mixed 42.5
SusWrite 89.5
56% 76.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
147% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 50.6%
Great: 51%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TEAMGROUP-UD4-3000 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
92.4% Outstanding
MC Read 34.4
MC Write 37.1
MC Mixed 28.3
95% 33.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 32.9
SC Mixed 26.5
74% 26 GB/s
Latency 59.5
67% 59.5 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 92.4%
Great: 107%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170-HD3-CF Builds (Compare 2,186 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3 - $77

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $868
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