Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics115% 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 Drive115% 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.
Run History
4 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory8.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160311
Uptime8.2 Days
Run DateOct 02 '19 at 03:13
Run Duration159 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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-$298
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
80% Excellent
1-Core 129
2-Core 231
86% 180 Pts
4-Core 419
8-Core 605
66% 512 Pts
64-Core 651
44% 651 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 80%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$445
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Lighting 451
Reflection 399
Parallax 454
118% 435 fps
MRender 250
Gravity 435
Splatting 265
115% 317 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 115%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$60
91GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 263 185 182 181 180 178 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 477
Mixed 453
SusWrite 195
91% 407 MB/s
4K Read 45.4
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 61.3
217% 79.2 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 360
271% 363 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 115%
Great: 130%
Intel 530 Series 240GB-$149
223GB free
Firmware: DC32
SusWrite @10s intervals: 201 241 239 270 249 238 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
92.3% Outstanding
Read 397
Write 274
Mixed 274
SusWrite 240
66% 296 MB/s
4K Read 35.5
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 42.6
164% 60.7 MB/s
DQ Read 282
DQ Write 246
DQ Mixed 161
149% 230 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 92.3%
Great: 93%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$90
957GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 171 170 172 171 172 170 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
96.9% Outstanding
Read 166
Write 144
Mixed 28.3
SusWrite 171
92% 127 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 1.9
351% 2.7 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 96.9%
Great: 111%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$38
791GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 81 82 82 83 126 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
93.2% Outstanding
Read 236
Write 84.7
Mixed 62.5
SusWrite 89.3
86% 118 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.8
168% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 93.2%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$60
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (35th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
69.8% Good
MC Read 26.9
MC Write 25.6
MC Mixed 20.2
69% 24.2 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 26.4
SC Mixed 21.7
62% 21.6 GB/s
Latency 61.7
65% 61.7 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 69.8%
Great: 88%
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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 10,229 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $1,054
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