Gigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 119%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 84%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics99.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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
6 days ago, 6 days ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory4.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime3.5 Days
Run DateJan 12 '19 at 19:34
Run Duration169 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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 below expectations (32nd percentile)
84% Excellent
SC Int 120
SC Float 127
SC Mixed 121
98% 123 Pts
QC Int 372
QC Float 421
QC Mixed 405
90% 399 Pts
MC Int 574
MC Float 690
MC Mixed 640
95% 635 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 84%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$91
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 416.81
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
99.3% Outstanding
Lighting 325
Reflection 289
Parallax 303
98% 306 fps
MRender 196
Gravity 286
Splatting 220
100% 234 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 99.3%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial M550 512GB-$278
197GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU02
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 7,144
Write 6,163
Mixed 6,640
1,483% 6,649 MB/s
4K Read 529
4K Write 479
4K Mixed 482
1,673% 497 MB/s
DQ Read 1,333
DQ Write 1,203
DQ Mixed 1,234
935% 1,257 MB/s
Poor: 64% Great: 111%
WD Black NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB (2018)-$120
466GB free
Firmware: 101110WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1189 841 841 843 843 841 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
248% Outstanding
Read 1,609
Write 1,741
Mixed 1,420
SusWrite 900
319% 1,417 MB/s
4K Read 40
4K Write 178
4K Mixed 60.5
232% 92.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,400
DQ Write 1,192
DQ Mixed 1,274
960% 1,289 MB/s
Poor: 167%
This bench: 248%
Great: 278%
Toshiba X300 6TB-$177
4.5TB free
Firmware: FS2A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 193 193 196 196 199 191 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 196
Write 184
Mixed 71.2
SusWrite 195
118% 162 MB/s
4K Read 8
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1.1
502% 3.87 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 113%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 2x8GB-$105
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
82% Excellent
MC Read 30.8
MC Write 31.1
MC Mixed 25.4
83% 29.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 30.4
SC Mixed 23.7
69% 24.1 GB/s
Latency 60.4
66% 60.4 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 82%
Great: 90%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5 Builds (Compare 1,748 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
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Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5 - $186

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 122% - Outstanding Total price: $761
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