Gigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 89%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (93rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 7 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 96.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics88.5% 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 Drive122% 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory14 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161104
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 07 '17 at 23:41
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing way above expectations (93rd 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-$255
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
96.5% Outstanding
Memory 95.3
1-Core 141
2-Core 280
98% 172 Pts
4-Core 526
8-Core 760
83% 643 Pts
64-Core 762
51% 762 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 96.5%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 376.33
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
88.5% Excellent
Lighting 116
Reflection 119
Parallax 101
93% 112 fps
MRender 99.5
Gravity 103
Splatting 100
83% 101 fps
Poor: 74%
This bench: 88.5%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$115
465GB free
Firmware: 1B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
291% Outstanding
Read 2,632
Write 1,431
Mixed 1,422
402% 1,828 MB/s
4K Read 61.4
4K Write 157
4K Mixed 53.2
244% 90.7 MB/s
DQ Read 647
DQ Write 478
DQ Mixed 247
270% 457 MB/s
Poor: 147%
This bench: 291%
Great: 258%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
178GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 416
Mixed 424
100% 451 MB/s
4K Read 49.1
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 50.2
199% 70.8 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 289
DQ Mixed 119
148% 265 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 122%
Great: 125%
Toshiba P300 3TB-$107
2.5TB free
Firmware: MX6OACF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 176
Mixed 165
131% 174 MB/s
4K Read 0.82
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.19
89% 0.94 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 103%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 16G-D4-2400-MR 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
80.5% Excellent
MC Read 30
MC Write 30.9
MC Mixed 22.7
80% 27.9 GB/s
SC Read 20.4
SC Write 33.6
SC Mixed 24.2
74% 26.1 GB/s
Latency 56.3
71% 56.3 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 85%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 71%
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Desktop
Desktop 89%
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Workstation
Workstation 60%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5 - $135

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $922
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