Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 124%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics123% 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 Drive319% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3  (all builds)
Memory58.2 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160301
Uptime9.1 Days
Run DateJul 07 '19 at 21:50
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700K-$280
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
76.2% Very good
1-Core 123
2-Core 221
83% 172 Pts
4-Core 397
8-Core 655
67% 526 Pts
64-Core 652
44% 652 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$695
Gigabyte(1458 37B1) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3535 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Lighting 485
Reflection 402
Parallax 563
127% 483 fps
MRender 380
Gravity 432
Splatting 239
124% 350 fps
Poor: 104%
This bench: 123%
Great: 133%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$139
332GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B6Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1452 1486 1536 1571 1660 1546 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
319% Outstanding
Read 2,586
Write 1,798
Mixed 881
SusWrite 1,542
379% 1,702 MB/s
4K Read 50.4
4K Write 155
4K Mixed 70.3
248% 91.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,070
DQ Write 940
DQ Mixed 943
724% 984 MB/s
Poor: 165%
This bench: 319%
Great: 353%
Corsair Force GS 240GB-$261
192GB free
Firmware: 5.81
SusWrite @10s intervals: 248 241 247 216 127 173 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
94.8% Outstanding
Read 432
Write 270
Mixed 314
SusWrite 209
68% 306 MB/s
4K Read 37.9
4K Write 96.9
4K Mixed 50.3
173% 61.7 MB/s
DQ Read 262
DQ Write 229
DQ Mixed 238
180% 243 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 94.8%
Great: 95%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$38
658GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 156 157 162 162 162 161 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
90.6% Outstanding
Read 156
Write 148
Mixed 94.2
SusWrite 160
102% 140 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
244% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 90.6%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
82.5% Excellent
MC Read 28.6
MC Write 31.8
MC Mixed 26.6
83% 29 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 33.4
SC Mixed 26.7
75% 26.3 GB/s
Latency 64.6
62% 64.6 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 82.5%
Great: 128%
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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 3 Builds (Compare 7,855 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3 - $320

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,105
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HDDRAMUSB
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