Gigabyte GA-Z170N-Gaming 5

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 100%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 108%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics132% 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 Drive109% 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170N-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory14.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.5 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180111
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateFeb 27 '19 at 18:48
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
108% Outstanding
SC Int 142
SC Float 153
SC Mixed 147
118% 147 Pts
QC Int 532
QC Float 610
QC Mixed 567
129% 570 Pts
MC Int 542
MC Float 609
MC Mixed 567
86% 573 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 108%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon VII-$700
AMD(1002 081E) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 16GB, Driver: 19.2.3
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
132% Outstanding
Lighting 364
Reflection 230
Parallax 607
140% 400 fps
MRender 195
Gravity 391
Splatting 290
126% 292 fps
Poor: 125%
This bench: 132%
Great: 152%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 128GB-$160
35GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 317 320 320 322 319 320 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 498
Write 326
Mixed 268
SusWrite 320
79% 353 MB/s
4K Read 38.3
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 41.7
180% 70 MB/s
DQ Read 373
DQ Write 306
DQ Mixed 119
149% 266 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 109%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$105
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3466 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
114% Outstanding
MC Read 42.3
MC Write 45
MC Mixed 33
115% 40.1 GB/s
SC Read 24.8
SC Write 43.6
SC Mixed 35.3
99% 34.6 GB/s
Latency 44.7
90% 44.7 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 114%
Great: 105%
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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-Z170N-Gaming 5 Builds (Compare 1,148 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170N-Gaming 5 - $180

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $1,051
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