Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 93.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics70.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive124% 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.
Very high background CPU (57%). 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)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateJan 12 '19 at 00:23
Run Duration173 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 57%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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 i5-6600K-$238
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
93.9% Outstanding
SC Int 127
SC Float 139
SC Mixed 128
105% 131 Pts
QC Int 414
QC Float 508
QC Mixed 494
107% 472 Pts
MC Int 327
MC Float 424
MC Mixed 457
60% 403 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 93.9%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$230
Asus(1043 8618) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
70.1% Very good
Lighting 221
Reflection 194
Parallax 205
66% 206 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 206
Splatting 162
73% 170 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 70.1%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$52
147GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 428 458 325 282 284 285 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 497
Write 466
Mixed 445
SusWrite 344
98% 438 MB/s
4K Read 46.1
4K Write 125
4K Mixed 61.7
215% 77.7 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 347
DQ Mixed 363
273% 366 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 124%
Great: 128%
Adata Ultimate SU800 128GB-$27
87GB free
Firmware: Q0125A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 144 47 45 43 50 48 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
81% Excellent
Read 478
Write 420
Mixed 398
SusWrite 62.9
76% 340 MB/s
4K Read 29.5
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 45.3
159% 60.5 MB/s
DQ Read 121
DQ Write 262
DQ Mixed 67.1
87% 150 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 81%
Great: 114%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
158GB free
Firmware: 03.01A03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 83 86 86 91 82 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
58.5% Above average
Read 118
Write 138
Mixed 83.8
SusWrite 85.7
78% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1
188% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 58.5%
Great: 109%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$38
237GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 99 100 100 97 100 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
61% Good
Read 114
Write 106
Mixed 26.5
SusWrite 98.1
62% 86.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
129% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 61%
Great: 106%
Seagate BUP Slim SL 1.5TB
1TB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 118 124 128 129 126 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
62.1% Good
Read 93.5
Write 115
Mixed 63.5
SusWrite 122
72% 98.5 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 0.7
206% 1.87 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 66%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TEAMGROUP-UD4-2666 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
83.8% Excellent
MC Read 31.5
MC Write 33.8
MC Mixed 26.8
88% 30.7 GB/s
SC Read 13.4
SC Write 25.2
SC Mixed 23
59% 20.5 GB/s
Latency 61.8
65% 61.8 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 83.8%
Great: 97%
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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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