Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3P

Performance Results

Gaming 57%
Desktop 53%
Workstation 61%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 37.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics80.4% 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 Drive181% 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.
Very high background CPU (91%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-HD3P  (all builds)
Memory6.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151016
Uptime16.4 Days
Run DateAug 21 '19 at 22:43
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 91%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th 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-$275
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
37.6% Below average
1-Core 55.9
2-Core 118
40% 86.7 Pts
4-Core 202
8-Core 657
49% 430 Pts
64-Core 643
43% 643 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 37.6%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-Ti-$480
EVGA(3842 4994) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1557 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
80.4% Excellent
Lighting 327
Reflection 294
Parallax 355
86% 325 fps
MRender 195
Gravity 292
Splatting 187
74% 225 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 89%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$350
138GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B0QBXX7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1236 1258 732 543 413 452 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
181% Outstanding
Read 1,872
Write 1,017
Mixed 653
SusWrite 772
239% 1,079 MB/s
4K Read 40.8
4K Write 42.4
4K Mixed 18.8
108% 34 MB/s
DQ Read 896
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 429
367% 554 MB/s
Poor: 144%
This bench: 181%
Great: 282%
Toshiba DT01ACA300 3TB-$95
3TB free
Firmware: MX6OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 179 181 177 177 169 179 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 169
Mixed 21.7
SusWrite 177
98% 136 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.6
149% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 101%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown DDR4 2800 2OZ 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
67.6% Good
MC Read 25.2
MC Write 28
MC Mixed 23.2
73% 25.5 GB/s
SC Read 13.4
SC Write 20.2
SC Mixed 9.8
41% 14.5 GB/s
Latency 90.4
44% 90.4 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 67.6%
Great: 96%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical GA-Z170-HD3P-CF Builds (Compare 5,805 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 74%
Desktop 76%
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3P - $113

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $838
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