Gigabyte GA-Z170N-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 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 88.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics63.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive108% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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-Z170N-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 21 '20 at 02:52
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (80th 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-$283
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
88.9% Excellent
Memory 96.1
1-Core 124
2-Core 247
90% 156 Pts
4-Core 445
8-Core 610
69% 528 Pts
64-Core 656
44% 656 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$159
XFX(1682 9588) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1430 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.4.2
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
63.8% Good
Lighting 238
Reflection 190
Parallax 308
62% 245 fps
MRender 157
Gravity 237
Splatting 145
64% 180 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 63.8%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Ignite 240GB-$123
77GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 477 482 399 483 134 119 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 354
Mixed 390
SusWrite 349
90% 401 MB/s
4K Read 33.5
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 43.9
164% 61.4 MB/s
DQ Read 357
DQ Write 354
DQ Mixed 190
188% 300 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 108%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
780GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 180 181 182 197 192 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
94.8% Outstanding
Read 145
Write 120
Mixed 79.5
SusWrite 185
97% 132 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
124% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 94.8%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 36.2
MC Write 39.1
MC Mixed 30.6
101% 35.3 GB/s
SC Read 21.3
SC Write 42.8
SC Mixed 29.9
90% 31.3 GB/s
Latency 53.6
75% 53.6 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 100%
Great: 105%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170N-Gaming 5 Builds (Compare 1,960 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170N-Gaming 5 - $180

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $1,093
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