Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 87.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics37.4% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
Run History
30 days ago, 30 days ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory24.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 20 '19 at 18:34
Run Duration211 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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-$293
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
87.8% Excellent
SC Int 124
SC Float 132
SC Mixed 129
103% 128 Pts
QC Int 390
QC Float 444
QC Mixed 424
95% 419 Pts
MC Int 602
MC Float 723
MC Mixed 625
97% 650 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 87.8%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 760-$209
MSI(1462 2847) 2GB
CLim: 1241 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 425.31
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
37.4% Below average
Lighting 94.8
Reflection 76.6
Parallax 135
34% 102 fps
MRender 85.6
Gravity 116
Splatting 75.1
40% 92.3 fps
Poor: 32%
This bench: 37.4%
Great: 40%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 500GB-$120
232GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0BB0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 45 16 41 44 47 49 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 69% Great: 125%
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$225
259GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 362 380 366 363 363 385 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 453
Mixed 376
SusWrite 370
96% 427 MB/s
4K Read 34.5
4K Write 90
4K Mixed 45.5
158% 56.7 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 361
272% 364 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 108%
Great: 129%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$91
161GB free
Firmware: CC24
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 97 101 102 99 103 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
58.3% Above average
Read 102
Write 80.5
Mixed 68.8
SusWrite 101
65% 88.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.6
114% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 58.3%
Great: 113%
WD Purple 3TB (2014)-$80
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 141 137 142 143 138 145 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
77.6% Very good
Read 129
Write 142
Mixed 73.7
SusWrite 141
89% 122 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1
192% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 77.6%
Great: 87%
Intel Raid 5 Volume 2TB
1TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 45 49 48 48 47 48 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
93.6% Outstanding
Read 277
Write 50.3
Mixed 56.7
SusWrite 47.3
79% 108 MB/s
4K Read 6.9
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 1
417% 2.97 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 93.6%
Great: 145%
Seagate FreeAgentDesktop 500GB
168GB free, PID 3000
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 32 32 32 32 31 33 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
17.7% Very poor
Read 34.5
Write 33
Mixed 26.7
SusWrite 32
43% 31.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
84% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 17.7%
Great: 18%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (18th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
74.1% Very good
MC Read 25.7
MC Write 28.3
MC Mixed 23.6
74% 25.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 29.9
SC Mixed 24
68% 23.8 GB/s
Latency 66.7
60% 66.7 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 74.1%
Great: 113%
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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 8,061 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7 - $136

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 114% - Outstanding Total price: $932
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HDDRAMUSB
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