Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Ultra Gaming-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics123% 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 Drive91.4% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z170X-Ultra Gaming
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Ultra Gaming-CF  (all builds)
Memory8.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161201
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateDec 06 '18 at 23:09
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th 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 i7-7700-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
78.9% Very good
SC Int 103
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 107
86% 107 Pts
QC Int 371
QC Float 405
QC Mixed 392
88% 389 Pts
MC Int 494
MC Float 610
MC Mixed 599
85% 568 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 78.9%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$470
Nvidia(10DE 1B80) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 399.24
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Lighting 400
Reflection 362
Parallax 384
122% 382 fps
MRender 232
Gravity 385
Splatting 234
124% 284 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 123%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HFS250G32TND-N1A0A 250GB
85GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 30000P10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 306 217 172 164 154 146 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
91.4% Outstanding
Read 439
Write 430
Mixed 391
SusWrite 193
82% 363 MB/s
4K Read 33
4K Write 81.5
4K Mixed 44.7
150% 53.1 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 316
DQ Mixed 341
256% 342 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 91.4%
Great: 112%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
698GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 195 195 196 196 195 196 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 193
Write 186
Mixed 81.7
SusWrite 196
120% 164 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
147% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 111%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT8G4DFS824A.C8FDD1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
67.6% Good
MC Read 26
MC Write 24.7
MC Mixed 21.2
68% 24 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 23.6
SC Mixed 20.7
57% 19.9 GB/s
Latency 73.8
54% 73.8 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 67.6%
Great: 89%
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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-Ultra Gaming-CF Builds (Compare 1,256 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Ultra Gaming-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 103% - Outstanding Total price: $797
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