Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 144%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 154%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 111%
UFO
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 104%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics179% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive322% 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.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3  (all builds)
Memory21.9 GB free of 24 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151020
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 16 '19 at 05:22
Run Duration247 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
104% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 139
112% 139 Pts
QC Int 497
QC Float 507
QC Mixed 521
115% 508 Pts
MC Int 680
MC Float 792
MC Mixed 755
111% 742 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 104%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$700
CLim: 2265 MHz, MLim: 3900 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 425.31
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
179% Outstanding
Lighting 577
Reflection 463
Parallax 611
182% 550 fps
MRender 441
Gravity 489
Splatting 277
176% 402 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 179%
Great: 168%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
XPG GAMMIX S11 Pro 512GB
443GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0906I
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1650 1608 1032 910 512 513 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
322% Outstanding
Read 2,277
Write 1,568
Mixed 1,352
SusWrite 1,037
347% 1,558 MB/s
4K Read 59.3
4K Write 221
4K Mixed 102
337% 127 MB/s
DQ Read 1,472
DQ Write 1352
DQ Mixed 563
655% 1,129 MB/s
Poor: 180%
This bench: 322%
Great: 339%
Corsair Neutron XT 480GB-$207
123GB free
Firmware: SAFC01.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 473 472 464 459 462 466 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 452
Write 437
Mixed 317
SusWrite 466
94% 418 MB/s
4K Read 33.5
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 35.5
153% 58.7 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 352
DQ Mixed 77.7
137% 270 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 109%
Great: 114%
Corsair Force GS 180GB-$134
161GB free
Firmware: 5.41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 156 122 117 142 136 151 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
77.8% Very good
Read 287
Write 262
Mixed 249
SusWrite 138
52% 234 MB/s
4K Read 29.2
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 38
159% 63.8 MB/s
DQ Read 227
DQ Write 213
DQ Mixed 211
161% 217 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 77.8%
Great: 84%
Corsair Force GS 180GB-$134
167GB free
Firmware: 5.41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 176 143 145 149 148 144 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
81% Excellent
Read 292
Write 228
Mixed 262
SusWrite 151
52% 233 MB/s
4K Read 34.7
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 36.6
165% 65.1 MB/s
DQ Read 227
DQ Write 243
DQ Mixed 232
176% 234 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 81%
Great: 84%
Corsair UFD 16GB
11GB free, PID 0a10
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 8 8.3 7.9 8.3 8.3 7.8 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
6.22% Terrible
Read 22.1
Write 8
Mixed 2.5
SusWrite 8.1
11% 10.2 MB/s
4K Read 5.3
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
20% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 6.22%
Great: 9%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMK8GX4M1A2400C14 0215 CMK8GX4M2A2400C14 0215 CMK8GX4M1A2400C14 0215 CMK8GX4M2A2400C14 24GB
2400, 2400, 2400, 2400 MHz
8192, 4096, 8192, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
82.5% Excellent
MC Read 29.3
MC Write 31.6
MC Mixed 25.4
82% 28.8 GB/s
SC Read 19.8
SC Write 34.1
SC Mixed 26.5
77% 26.8 GB/s
Latency 61.5
65% 61.5 ns
Poor: 78%
This bench: 82.5%
Great: 84%
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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 3 Builds (Compare 5,815 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3 - $296

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 103% - Outstanding Total price: $1,116
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