Gigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 95.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics76.5% 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 Drive84.2% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 31 '20 at 02:34
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%
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 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
95.7% Outstanding
Memory 93.6
1-Core 132
2-Core 268
94% 164 Pts
4-Core 534
8-Core 714
82% 624 Pts
64-Core 688
46% 688 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 95.7%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
PNY(196E 11A0) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 451.67
Performing below potential (40th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
76.5% Very good
Lighting 283
Reflection 278
Parallax 297
74% 286 fps
MRender 205
Gravity 279
Splatting 222
77% 236 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 76.5%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk SD7TB3Q-128G-1006 128GB
20GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X2180306
SusWrite @10s intervals: 155 120 115 114 103 109 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
84.2% Excellent
Read 424
Write 204
Mixed 184
SusWrite 119
51% 233 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 39.4
163% 61.9 MB/s
DQ Read 313
DQ Write 156
DQ Mixed 141
129% 203 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 95%
Spcc M.2 PCIe SSD 512GB
414GB free
Firmware: S0614B0G Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1473 1505 1512 862 185 223 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
237% Outstanding
Read 1,579
Write 1,510
Mixed 1,056
SusWrite 960
286% 1,276 MB/s
4K Read 59.4
4K Write 218
4K Mixed 40.8
258% 106 MB/s
DQ Read 744
DQ Write 1,059
DQ Mixed 495
488% 766 MB/s
Poor: 131%
This bench: 237%
Great: 250%
WD Blue 250GB (2010)-$27
210GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 89 91 92 92 89 89 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
51.5% Above average
Read 88.8
Write 84.8
Mixed 58.5
SusWrite 90.3
59% 80.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
156% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 51.5%
Great: 73%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CL16-16-16 D4-2400 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
73.6% Very good
MC Read 29
MC Write 26.8
MC Mixed 20.7
73% 25.5 GB/s
SC Read 17.8
SC Write 28.9
SC Mixed 23.6
67% 23.4 GB/s
Latency 60.7
66% 60.7 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 86%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 70%
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Desktop
Desktop 90%
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Workstation
Workstation 60%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5 - $135

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,024
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