Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics77.9% 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 (38th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700K-$298
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
78.9% Very good
1-Core 124
2-Core 246
87% 185 Pts
4-Core 414
8-Core 666
69% 540 Pts
64-Core 662
44% 662 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 78.9%
Great: 95%
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 (45th percentile)
77.9% Very good
Lighting 308
Reflection 289
Parallax 324
81% 307 fps
MRender 195
Gravity 287
Splatting 184
78% 222 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 87%
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 (35th 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: 108%
This bench: 150%
Great: 185%
Crucial BX100 500GB-$230
28GB free
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 428 354 377 134 152 152 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd 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: 56%
This bench: 97.5%
Great: 108%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$112
132GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 106 107 107 106 107 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th 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: 59%
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 potential (30th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
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: 64%
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.

Typical GA-Z170X-Gaming 7 Builds (Compare 9,922 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,036
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