Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 81.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
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 Drive174% 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory25.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateOct 26 '18 at 19:51
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (46th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$272
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
81.1% Excellent
Memory 89.9
1-Core 122
2-Core 233
86% 148 Pts
4-Core 390
8-Core 629
65% 510 Pts
64-Core 641
43% 641 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 81.1%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 416.34
Performing below potential (48th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
105% Outstanding
Lighting 549
Reflection 376
Parallax 445
144% 456 fps
MRender 238
Gravity 387
Splatting 243
104% 289 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 105%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 2TB
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 702 863 872 899 897 898 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
174% Outstanding
Read 1,049
Write 891
Mixed 651
SusWrite 855
193% 862 MB/s
4K Read 39.5
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 53.2
181% 64.4 MB/s
DQ Read 471
DQ Write 581
DQ Mixed 483
376% 512 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 174%
Great: 414%
Seagate NAS HDD 4TB-$137
2TB free
Firmware: SC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 144 142 144 144 145 142 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
82.4% Excellent
Read 144
Write 139
Mixed 66
SusWrite 143
90% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
138% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 82.4%
Great: 99%
WD easystore 25FB 8TB
7.5TB free, PID 25fb
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 189 185 189 182 178 189 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
84% Excellent
Read 194
Write 197
Mixed 121
SusWrite 185
235% 174 MB/s
4K Read 1.9
4K Write 4.9
4K Mixed 1.2
214% 2.67 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 84%
Great: 82%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3400 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
70.4% Very good
MC Read 24.5
MC Write 27.4
MC Mixed 22.3
71% 24.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.1
SC Write 27.3
SC Mixed 21.1
61% 21.5 GB/s
Latency 67.4
59% 67.4 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 70.4%
Great: 121%

 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 2,377 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7 - $169

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $1,065
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