Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 83%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics105% 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.
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.
MotherboardGigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161104
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 17:32
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User AUT-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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-$295
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
83% Excellent
SC Int 118
SC Float 127
SC Mixed 123
98% 123 Pts
QC Int 381
QC Float 419
QC Mixed 391
90% 397 Pts
MC Int 612
MC Float 692
MC Mixed 663
98% 656 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 83%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$360
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 416.34
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
105% Outstanding
Lighting 331
Reflection 306
Parallax 352
105% 330 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 300
Splatting 232
105% 245 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 105%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 500GB-$296
166GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 455 200 178 183 177 170 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 482
Mixed 358
SusWrite 227
88% 394 MB/s
4K Read 43.9
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 58.3
202% 72.3 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 242
214% 321 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 113%
Great: 125%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB
289GB free
Firmware: 2AR10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 70 70 71 71 71 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
39.3% Below average
Read 67.3
Write 42.5
Mixed 41.5
SusWrite 69.6
41% 55.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.5
102% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 39.3%
Great: 58%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB
228GB free
Firmware: 2BA30001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 85 85 86 86 84 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
47.2% Average
Read 79
Write 95.8
Mixed 38.5
SusWrite 85.4
54% 74.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
158% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 47.2%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
76.1% Very good
MC Read 27.5
MC Write 29
MC Mixed 23.5
76% 26.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 30
SC Mixed 24.1
68% 23.9 GB/s
Latency 64.6
62% 64.6 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 111%
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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 3,935 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: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $1,180
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