Gigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 82%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics68.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive131% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Very high background CPU (50%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z170XP-SLI
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150724
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 04:52
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User NZL-User
Background CPU 50%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
82% Excellent
SC Int 103
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 108
86% 107 Pts
QC Int 417
QC Float 454
QC Mixed 434
98% 435 Pts
MC Int 416
MC Float 428
MC Mixed 433
64% 426 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 82%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$300
CLim: 1519 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
68.2% Good
Lighting 219
Reflection 185
Parallax 204
66% 202 fps
MRender 156
Gravity 196
Splatting 132
70% 161 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 68.2%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$136
250GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF109C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 371 222 258 257 374 241 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Read 783
Write 534
Mixed 572
SusWrite 287
121% 544 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 149
4K Mixed 53.5
193% 77.5 MB/s
DQ Read 502
DQ Write 528
DQ Mixed 464
363% 498 MB/s
Poor: 95%
This bench: 131%
Great: 143%
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$86
66GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 291 147 148 147 147 147 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 457
Write 418
Mixed 303
SusWrite 171
76% 338 MB/s
4K Read 42.8
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 53.6
193% 69.5 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 354
268% 360 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 104%
Great: 115%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 1TB
449GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 111 110 90 101 112 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
79% Very good
Read 167
Write 101
Mixed 114
SusWrite 106
90% 122 MB/s
4K Read 7
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 0.6
416% 3.57 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 79%
Great: 267%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 927GB
821GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 112 110 91 101 112 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 310
Write 269
Mixed 99.6
SusWrite 106
143% 196 MB/s
4K Read 8.9
4K Write 3.7
4K Mixed 0.9
539% 4.5 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 120%
Great: 179%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB-$186
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
77.7% Very good
MC Read 28
MC Write 29.7
MC Mixed 25.2
79% 27.6 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 28.7
SC Mixed 23.2
65% 22.8 GB/s
Latency 65.2
61% 65.2 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 86%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170XP-SLI-CF Builds (Compare 2,785 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $933
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