Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 86.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics96.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive150% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory28.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 13 '19 at 17:02
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing below expectations (35th 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 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
86.1% Excellent
SC Int 122
SC Float 131
SC Mixed 124
101% 126 Pts
QC Int 380
QC Float 435
QC Mixed 414
93% 410 Pts
MC Int 604
MC Float 716
MC Mixed 662
99% 661 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 86.1%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$480
MSI(1462 3235) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1493 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.43
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
96.9% Outstanding
Lighting 308
Reflection 289
Parallax 324
97% 307 fps
MRender 195
Gravity 287
Splatting 184
97% 222 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 96.9%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung SM951 AHCI PCIe M.2 128GB-$110
35GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXW2500Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 322 293 271 277 265 271 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
150% Outstanding
Read 1,314
Write 466
Mixed 567
SusWrite 283
144% 658 MB/s
4K Read 44.2
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 50.6
196% 71.7 MB/s
DQ Read 700
DQ Write 213
DQ Mixed 326
274% 413 MB/s
Poor: 100%
This bench: 150%
Great: 185%
Crucial BX100 500GB-$240
28GB free
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 428 354 377 134 152 152 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
97.5% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 420
Mixed 345
SusWrite 266
86% 386 MB/s
4K Read 30.2
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 44.2
156% 58.5 MB/s
DQ Read 265
DQ Write 292
DQ Mixed 209
177% 255 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 97.5%
Great: 109%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$90
132GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 106 107 107 106 107 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
59.4% Above average
Read 100
Write 101
Mixed 68.5
SusWrite 106
69% 94 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
194% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F4-3000C15-8GVKB 04CD F4-3000C15-8GVRB 04CD F4-3000C15-8GVKB 04CD F4-3000C15-8GVRB 32GB
3000, 3000, 3000, 3000 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
90.5% Outstanding
MC Read 31.7
MC Write 36.2
MC Mixed 28.3
92% 32.1 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 38.1
SC Mixed 26.9
80% 28.1 GB/s
Latency 62.1
64% 62.1 ns
Poor: 76%
This bench: 90.5%
Great: 99%
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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 8,111 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7 - $191

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 110% - Outstanding Total price: $1,040
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HDDRAMUSB
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