Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 97.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics63.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive108% 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 (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160311
Uptime3.2 Days
Run DateJan 12 '19 at 18:28
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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-$302
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
97.6% Outstanding
SC Int 124
SC Float 133
SC Mixed 128
103% 129 Pts
QC Int 455
QC Float 490
QC Mixed 500
109% 482 Pts
MC Int 613
MC Float 713
MC Mixed 668
99% 665 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 97.6%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX Titan-$1,088
EVGA(3842 2791) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1254 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
63.9% Good
Lighting 177
Reflection 148
Parallax 239
62% 188 fps
MRender 147
Gravity 189
Splatting 115
66% 150 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 63.9%
Great: 70%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$105
116GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 417 208 203 192 191 186 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 458
Write 442
Mixed 374
SusWrite 233
85% 377 MB/s
4K Read 39.4
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 54
192% 70.8 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 361
272% 363 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 108%
Great: 135%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
2TB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 178 177 177 176 177 178 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 173
Write 140
Mixed 74.5
SusWrite 177
103% 141 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
142% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 100%
Great: 114%
WD Blue 1TB (2015)-$45
931GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 145 145 145 144 145 144 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
82.4% Excellent
Read 142
Write 130
Mixed 87
SusWrite 145
92% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1
183% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 82.4%
Great: 88%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2666 C15 Series 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
73.7% Very good
MC Read 26.8
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 22.1
74% 25.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 28.8
SC Mixed 23.4
66% 23.2 GB/s
Latency 65.3
61% 65.3 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 73.7%
Great: 96%
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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 7,481 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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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $110SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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