Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Designare-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 85.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics136% 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 Drive101% 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 (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z170X-Designare
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Designare-CF  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160529
Uptime3.3 Days
Run DateJan 12 '19 at 19:05
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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-$290
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
85.3% Excellent
SC Int 119
SC Float 126
SC Mixed 122
98% 123 Pts
QC Int 392
QC Float 409
QC Mixed 414
92% 405 Pts
MC Int 568
MC Float 683
MC Mixed 629
94% 627 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$498
EVGA(3842 6288) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
136% Outstanding
Lighting 439
Reflection 395
Parallax 454
137% 429 fps
MRender 246
Gravity 425
Splatting 257
136% 309 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 136%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 525GB-$129
345GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR031
SusWrite @10s intervals: 415 426 434 354 456 455 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 415
Write 455
Mixed 368
SusWrite 423
94% 415 MB/s
4K Read 26.2
4K Write 96.2
4K Mixed 39.4
141% 53.9 MB/s
DQ Read 338
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 328
246% 327 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 101%
Great: 99%
Crucial MX300 525GB-$129
393GB free
Firmware: M0CR031
SusWrite @10s intervals: 373 395 328 221 231 233 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
92.9% Outstanding
Read 420
Write 425
Mixed 335
SusWrite 297
83% 369 MB/s
4K Read 26.6
4K Write 98.4
4K Mixed 40
144% 55 MB/s
DQ Read 344
DQ Write 265
DQ Mixed 327
239% 312 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 92.9%
Great: 99%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3600 C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
39.8% Below average
MC Read 12.3
MC Write 12.9
MC Mixed 11.9
35% 12.4 GB/s
SC Read 11
SC Write 12.7
SC Mixed 11.9
34% 11.9 GB/s
Latency 47.7
84% 47.7 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 39.8%
Great: 116%
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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-Designare-CF Builds (Compare 298 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 107%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Designare-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 110% - Outstanding Total price: $855
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