Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Ultra Gaming-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (16th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 84 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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 56.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics65.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
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 (31%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z170X-Ultra Gaming
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Ultra Gaming-CF  (all builds)
Memory5.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160624
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateJun 15 '19 at 08:02
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User IDN-User
Background CPU 31%

 PC Performing way below expectations (16th 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 i5-6600K-$226
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
56.2% Above average
SC Int 98.5
SC Float 103
SC Mixed 68.5
62% 89.9 Pts
QC Int 344
QC Float 370
QC Mixed 359
64% 358 Pts
MC Int 331
MC Float 405
MC Mixed 390
25% 376 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 56.2%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$140
Gigabyte(1458 22E7) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1290 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.4.1
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
65.7% Good
Lighting 189
Reflection 171
Parallax 251
65% 204 fps
MRender 139
Gravity 192
Splatting 125
66% 152 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 65.7%
Great: 73%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$80
171GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 88 101 103 103 102 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
50.2% Above average
Read 75
Write 140
Mixed 28.5
SusWrite 98.4
62% 85.6 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 5.3
4K Mixed 1.9
355% 2.77 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 50.2%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LED DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$119
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
36.5% Below average
MC Read 13.5
MC Write 12.6
MC Mixed 10.9
35% 12.3 GB/s
SC Read 8.7
SC Write 10.8
SC Mixed 9.6
28% 9.7 GB/s
Latency 73.1
55% 73.1 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 36.5%
Great: 104%
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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-Ultra Gaming-CF Builds (Compare 1,676 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Ultra Gaming-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $847
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