Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics149% 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.
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.
High background CPU (29%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
9 months ago, 9 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory28.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160311
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '20 at 17:07
Run Duration172 Seconds
Run User LVA-User
Background CPU 29%

 PC Performing above expectations (84th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$275
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
94.3% Outstanding
Memory 96.1
1-Core 130
2-Core 255
92% 160 Pts
4-Core 503
8-Core 690
78% 597 Pts
64-Core 683
46% 683 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 94.3%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080S (Super)-$770
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3875 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 442.19
Performing below potential (76th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
149% Outstanding
Lighting 186
Reflection 178
Parallax 181
153% 182 fps
MRender 206
Gravity 162
Splatting 114
116% 161 fps
Poor: 118%
This bench: 149%
Great: 157%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung SM951 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$374
122GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXW7300Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,553
Write 878
Mixed 844
240% 1,092 MB/s
4K Read 41.9
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 55.3
200% 73.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,199
DQ Write 325
DQ Mixed 497
435% 674 MB/s
Poor: 136% Great: 259%
Spcc Solid State Disk 512GB
371GB free
Firmware: S0530B0
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 481
Write 420
Mixed 383
95% 428 MB/s
4K Read 23.9
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 29.3
129% 52.8 MB/s
DQ Read 125
DQ Write 327
DQ Mixed 47.6
88% 167 MB/s
Poor: 37% Great: 96%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 6TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 282
Write 261
Mixed 40.5
141% 195 MB/s
4K Read 2.4
4K Write 4.3
4K Mixed 0.9
280% 2.53 MB/s
Poor: 88% Great: 267%
WD WD10EACS-00ZJB0 1TB
407GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 6,619
Write 39.5
Mixed 75.5
1,606% 2,245 MB/s
4K Read 882
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 2.1
37,026% 295 MB/s
Poor: 25% Great: 51%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x16GB-$125
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
98.7% Outstanding
MC Read 35.6
MC Write 38.2
MC Mixed 30.2
99% 34.7 GB/s
SC Read 21.8
SC Write 41.9
SC Mixed 30.4
90% 31.4 GB/s
Latency 53.6
75% 53.6 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 98.7%
Great: 104%

 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 3,555 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
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Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,005
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