Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 144%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics90.8% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive331% 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.
High background CPU (21%). 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)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 19 '19 at 04:29
Run Duration245 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-7600K-$251
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
94.9% Outstanding
1-Core 140
2-Core 255
94% 198 Pts
4-Core 552
8-Core 547
75% 549 Pts
64-Core 555
37% 555 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 94.9%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.36
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
90.8% Outstanding
Lighting 360
Reflection 336
Parallax 344
94% 347 fps
MRender 190
Gravity 346
Splatting 224
91% 253 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 90.8%
Great: 104%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$149
367GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1229 1452 1537 1614 1649 1643 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
331% Outstanding
Read 2767
Write 2,186
Mixed 1,538
SusWrite 1,521
447% 2,003 MB/s
4K Read 63.6
4K Write 193
4K Mixed 82.2
304% 113 MB/s
DQ Read 936
DQ Write 579
DQ Mixed 817
593% 777 MB/s
Poor: 208%
This bench: 331%
Great: 394%
Samsung SM951 NVMe PCIe M.2 128GB-$59
104GB free
Firmware: BXW7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 675 658 611 674 683 679 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
211% Outstanding
Read 1,898
Write 637
Mixed 588
SusWrite 663
208% 947 MB/s
4K Read 50
4K Write 149
4K Mixed 54.7
225% 84.6 MB/s
DQ Read 940
DQ Write 271
DQ Mixed 420
358% 544 MB/s
Poor: 115%
This bench: 211%
Great: 215%
WD Green 1.5TB (2010)-$70
528GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 93 91 93 93 91 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
51.8% Above average
Read 88.5
Write 87
Mixed 63.5
SusWrite 92.1
61% 82.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.5
111% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 51.8%
Great: 63%
Seagate BUP Slim BK 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 118 115 118 119 119 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
58.6% Above average
Read 90.7
Write 117
Mixed 94.5
SusWrite 113
77% 104 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 0.7
185% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 58.6%
Great: 69%
WD My Passport 25E2 4TB
3.5TB free, PID 25e2
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 102 102 100 102 101 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
54.1% Above average
Read 116
Write 94.5
Mixed 74.7
SusWrite 102
128% 96.8 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 4.8
4K Mixed 0.8
195% 2.27 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 54.1%
Great: 62%
WD easystore 25FB 8TB
3TB free, PID 25fb
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 81 87 86 81 86 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
55.5% Above average
Read 144
Write 151
Mixed 96.7
SusWrite 86
158% 119 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 5
4K Mixed 1.2
217% 2.63 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 55.5%
Great: 82%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$103
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 37.4
MC Write 40.6
MC Mixed 32.7
105% 36.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 40.9
SC Mixed 30
85% 29.6 GB/s
Latency 54.3
74% 54.3 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 103%
Great: 105%
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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 7 Builds (Compare 10,969 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $1,005
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