Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 91.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics107% 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 Drive95% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151218
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 11 '19 at 18:11
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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 i5-6400-$182
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
91.2% Outstanding
SC Int 124
SC Float 139
SC Mixed 131
105% 131 Pts
QC Int 446
QC Float 525
QC Mixed 461
108% 477 Pts
MC Int 438
MC Float 531
MC Mixed 498
73% 489 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 91.2%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$360
CLim: 2138 MHz, MLim: 2252 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
107% Outstanding
Lighting 329
Reflection 305
Parallax 327
102% 321 fps
MRender 221
Gravity 312
Splatting 239
110% 257 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 107%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$65
105GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 203 228 246 249 251 238 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
95% Outstanding
Read 323
Write 359
Mixed 304
SusWrite 236
69% 306 MB/s
4K Read 41.3
4K Write 99.2
4K Mixed 54.5
185% 65 MB/s
DQ Read 243
DQ Write 207
DQ Mixed 222
167% 224 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 95%
Great: 124%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$40
320GB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 154 154 155 153 154 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
87% Excellent
Read 151
Write 140
Mixed 74.7
SusWrite 152
95% 129 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 87%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D240FSA.16FBD 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2986 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
MC Read 33.2
MC Write 39.3
MC Mixed 32.3
100% 34.9 GB/s
SC Read 19.5
SC Write 38.7
SC Mixed 29.3
83% 29.2 GB/s
Latency 62
65% 62 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 98%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170X-Gaming 7 Builds (Compare 7,483 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7 - $136

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $1,007
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