Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 85%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics75.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory25 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160311
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 02 '19 at 18:32
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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-$270
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
85% Excellent
1-Core 128
2-Core 258
91% 193 Pts
4-Core 463
8-Core 677
74% 570 Pts
64-Core 675
45% 675 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 85%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$260
Zotac(19DA 3527) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
75.1% Very good
Lighting 302
Reflection 247
Parallax 277
79% 275 fps
MRender 224
Gravity 265
Splatting 183
75% 224 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
7GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 498
Write 279
Mixed 404
87% 394 MB/s
4K Read 43.4
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 59.1
205% 74.2 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 359
270% 361 MB/s
Poor: 69% Great: 125%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$33
62GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 72 72 75 99 99 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
52.4% Above average
Read 101
Write 98.7
Mixed 62.3
SusWrite 81.1
63% 85.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 1
174% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 52.4%
Great: 70%
WD Blue 320GB (2007)-$20
39GB free
Firmware: 12.01B02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 74 76 76 76 75 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
36.9% Below average
Read 53
Write 54.7
Mixed 41.5
SusWrite 75.1
41% 56.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.9
168% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 36.9%
Great: 59%
WD Black 3TB (2013)-$138
1TB free
Firmware: 01.02C.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 95 96 96 96 95 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
59.2% Above average
Read 111
Write 96.5
Mixed 77
SusWrite 95
70% 94.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.8
166% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 59.2%
Great: 98%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing below potential (30th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
77.7% Very good
MC Read 26.8
MC Write 28.5
MC Mixed 24.3
76% 26.5 GB/s
SC Read 20.2
SC Write 30.6
SC Mixed 27.3
74% 26 GB/s
Latency 54.4
74% 54.4 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 110%
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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 10,700 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $978
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