Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 142%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics91.4% 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 Drive303% 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.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory10.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime6 Days
Run DateApr 28 '19 at 19:34
Run Duration262 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-7600K-$251
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
94.7% Outstanding
1-Core 142
2-Core 282
100% 212 Pts
4-Core 535
8-Core 545
74% 540 Pts
64-Core 544
36% 544 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.39
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
91.4% Outstanding
Lighting 364
Reflection 338
Parallax 389
96% 364 fps
MRender 192
Gravity 348
Splatting 224
92% 255 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 91.4%
Great: 104%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$149
399GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1676 1775 1809 1864 1892 1889 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
303% Outstanding
Read 2,705
Write 2,210
Mixed 1,522
SusWrite 1,817
462% 2,063 MB/s
4K Read 54.5
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 70.4
231% 78.5 MB/s
DQ Read 411
DQ Write 91.9
DQ Mixed 373
243% 292 MB/s
Poor: 208%
This bench: 303%
Great: 394%
Samsung SM951 NVMe PCIe M.2 128GB-$59
119GB free
Firmware: BXW7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 683 679 644 677 601 674 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
176% Outstanding
Read 1582
Write 684
Mixed 709
SusWrite 660
201% 909 MB/s
4K Read 44.2
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 46.9
190% 69.7 MB/s
DQ Read 415
DQ Write 270
DQ Mixed 362
265% 349 MB/s
Poor: 115%
This bench: 176%
Great: 215%
WD Green 1.5TB (2010)-$70
528GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 91 92 93 94 93 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
53.1% Above average
Read 92.6
Write 92.9
Mixed 61.1
SusWrite 92.5
62% 84.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.6
126% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 53.1%
Great: 63%
Seagate BUP Slim BK 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 117 116 118 119 120 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
57.1% Above average
Read 82.9
Write 138
Mixed 93.3
SusWrite 115
80% 107 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 0.7
194% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 57.1%
Great: 69%
WD My Passport 25E2 4TB
3TB free, PID 25e2
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 105 106 104 106 103 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
65.1% Good
Read 126
Write 102
Mixed 65.4
SusWrite 105
130% 99.7 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 7.7
4K Mixed 0.7
290% 3.17 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 65.1%
Great: 62%
WD easystore 25FB 8TB
4TB free, PID 25fb
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 159 152 152 164 160 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
75.9% Very good
Read 175
Write 188
Mixed 115
SusWrite 158
214% 159 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 1.1
217% 2.6 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 82%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$103
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
98.3% Outstanding
MC Read 31.2
MC Write 39.4
MC Mixed 34
100% 34.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 41.4
SC Mixed 30.9
85% 29.8 GB/s
Latency 54
74% 54 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 98.3%
Great: 105%
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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 10,969 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
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Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $1,005
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