Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 142%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 120%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 97.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics144% 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 Drive265% 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)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateMay 30 '19 at 06:05
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$276
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
97.6% Outstanding
Memory 97.3
1-Core 142
2-Core 273
98% 171 Pts
4-Core 528
8-Core 750
83% 639 Pts
64-Core 754
51% 754 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 97.6%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2852 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
144% Outstanding
Lighting 577
Reflection 516
Parallax 603
152% 565 fps
MRender 263
Gravity 561
Splatting 286
145% 370 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 144%
Great: 147%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
87GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 491 302 301 301 299 289 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
265% Outstanding
Read 2,473
Write 1,396
Mixed 1,284
SusWrite 331
303% 1,371 MB/s
4K Read 68.4
4K Write 172
4K Mixed 91.2
311% 110 MB/s
DQ Read 979
DQ Write 1,243
DQ Mixed 1,012
791% 1,078 MB/s
Poor: 163%
This bench: 265%
Great: 275%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 1TB
527GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 137 139 140 140 140 140 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
81% Excellent
Read 143
Write 130
Mixed 50.3
SusWrite 139
84% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 0.8
171% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 81%
Great: 174%
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 @ 3333 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
112% Outstanding
MC Read 40.3
MC Write 44.4
MC Mixed 34.8
114% 39.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 47.9
SC Mixed 33.5
94% 33 GB/s
Latency 49.1
81% 49.1 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 112%
Great: 116%

 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 2,868 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $1,086
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