Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 137%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 114%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 95.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics146% 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.
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)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 03 '19 at 03:52
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
95.7% Outstanding
Memory 97.5
1-Core 139
2-Core 278
98% 171 Pts
4-Core 506
8-Core 725
80% 616 Pts
64-Core 720
48% 720 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 95.7%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2902 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
146% Outstanding
Lighting 570
Reflection 514
Parallax 666
150% 583 fps
MRender 263
Gravity 568
Splatting 298
146% 376 fps
Poor: 109%
This bench: 146%
Great: 147%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
86GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,408
Write 1475
Mixed 1,335
384% 1,739 MB/s
4K Read 65
4K Write 168
4K Mixed 87.9
300% 107 MB/s
DQ Read 979
DQ Write 1,304
DQ Mixed 1016
802% 1,100 MB/s
Poor: 170% Great: 272%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 1TB
524GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 139 140 137 140 140 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
77.5% Very good
Read 132
Write 120
Mixed 55.2
SusWrite 138
81% 111 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 0.9
179% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 77.5%
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 @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
118% Outstanding
MC Read 43
MC Write 45.9
MC Mixed 36.9
120% 41.9 GB/s
SC Read 24
SC Write 49.9
SC Mixed 33.7
102% 35.9 GB/s
Latency 48.1
83% 48.1 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 118%
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 2,794 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $1,082
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