Gigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 63.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics69.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (51%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemGigabyte Z170-Gaming K3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3-CF  (all builds)
Memory4.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161205
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateApr 15 '19 at 22:03
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 51%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd 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-$234
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
63.3% Good
SC Int 95.4
SC Float 104
SC Mixed 101
80% 100 Pts
QC Int 334
QC Float 328
QC Mixed 306
73% 323 Pts
MC Int 321
MC Float 377
MC Mixed 318
51% 339 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 63.3%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$208
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
69.8% Good
Lighting 218
Reflection 191
Parallax 201
66% 204 fps
MRender 144
Gravity 204
Splatting 162
73% 170 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 69.8%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$70
14GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 472
Write 440
Mixed 382
96% 432 MB/s
4K Read 39.6
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 54.9
186% 66.7 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 360
271% 362 MB/s
Poor: 76% Great: 125%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$37
561GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 148 153 151 157 157 157 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
91.9% Outstanding
Read 166
Write 169
Mixed 35.7
SusWrite 154
95% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
144% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 91.9%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905678-024.A00G 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
60.7% Good
MC Read 21.6
MC Write 25
MC Mixed 20
63% 22.2 GB/s
SC Read 10.1
SC Write 18
SC Mixed 13.5
40% 13.9 GB/s
Latency 73.7
54% 73.7 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 60.7%
Great: 80%
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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-Z170-Gaming K3-CF Builds (Compare 2,576 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 110% - Outstanding Total price: $592
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