Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 73.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics115% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive211% 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.
Very high background CPU (100%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory7.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.5 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 26 '19 at 09:32
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 100%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th 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-$278
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
73.2% Very good
SC Int 85.8
SC Float 96.4
SC Mixed 90.4
73% 90.9 Pts
QC Int 338
QC Float 389
QC Mixed 362
82% 363 Pts
MC Int 639
MC Float 765
MC Mixed 711
105% 705 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 417.71
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Lighting 319
Reflection 389
Parallax 408
109% 372 fps
MRender 211
Gravity 367
Splatting 248
120% 275 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 115%
Great: 175%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$90
84GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 624 322 306 302 319 314 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
211% Outstanding
Read 2,096
Write 1,391
Mixed 1,117
SusWrite 364
275% 1,242 MB/s
4K Read 40.9
4K Write 84.6
4K Mixed 58.5
182% 61.3 MB/s
DQ Read 976
DQ Write 1,162
DQ Mixed 1012
779% 1,050 MB/s
Poor: 163%
This bench: 211%
Great: 275%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 1TB
536GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 130 126 118 129 129 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
46.4% Average
Read 38.2
Write 66.7
Mixed 37.5
SusWrite 123
48% 66.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.7
147% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 46.4%
Great: 171%
Lexar JumpDrive 64GB
60GB free, PID 0700
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 32 42 40 40 42 42 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
16.7% Very poor
Read 41.2
Write 37.5
Mixed 34
SusWrite 39.7
52% 38.1 MB/s
4K Read 4.9
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0
28% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 16.7%
Great: 45%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3400 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3466 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
111% Outstanding
MC Read 41.6
MC Write 45.7
MC Mixed 36
118% 41.1 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 31
SC Mixed 28.1
75% 26.3 GB/s
Latency 54.5
73% 54.5 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 111%
Great: 115%
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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 8,336 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 114% - Outstanding Total price: $984
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