Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 99.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics130% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive113% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (65%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3  (all builds)
Memory28.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161104
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 07:20
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User AUT-User
Background CPU 65%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st 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 i5-7600K-$251
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
99.6% Outstanding
SC Int 130
SC Float 140
SC Mixed 134
108% 135 Pts
QC Int 517
QC Float 510
QC Mixed 521
117% 516 Pts
MC Int 508
MC Float 558
MC Mixed 531
80% 532 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 99.6%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
130% Outstanding
Lighting 417
Reflection 391
Parallax 404
127% 404 fps
MRender 244
Gravity 409
Splatting 251
132% 301 fps
Poor: 101%
This bench: 130%
Great: 141%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$207
181GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0BB0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 280 235 230 233 234 234 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 459
Write 478
Mixed 370
SusWrite 241
87% 387 MB/s
4K Read 45.4
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 57.1
207% 75.1 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 230
209% 318 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 113%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS16G4D240FSE.16FBR 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
86% Excellent
MC Read 31.4
MC Write 32.5
MC Mixed 28.3
88% 30.7 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 32
SC Mixed 24.5
72% 25.1 GB/s
Latency 62.7
64% 62.7 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 86%
Great: 87%
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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 3 Builds (Compare 3,946 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3 - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $1,202
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