Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics69.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive94% 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.
High background CPU (25%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-HD3  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160223
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 02 '20 at 00:33
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 25%

 PC Performing below expectations (35th 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-$260
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
82.4% Excellent
Memory 92.6
1-Core 112
2-Core 236
85% 147 Pts
4-Core 390
8-Core 634
65% 512 Pts
64-Core 602
40% 602 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 82.4%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$350
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 451.48
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
69.6% Good
Lighting 269
Reflection 266
Parallax 270
71% 268 fps
MRender 178
Gravity 256
Splatting 210
70% 215 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
41GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 339 309 286 282 130 70 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
94% Outstanding
Read 387
Write 378
Mixed 346
SusWrite 236
76% 337 MB/s
4K Read 37
4K Write 95.4
4K Mixed 41.5
160% 58 MB/s
DQ Read 372
DQ Write 317
DQ Mixed 335
254% 341 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 94%
Great: 124%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
373GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 144 145 142 145 145 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
87.2% Excellent
Read 163
Write 70.5
Mixed 64.5
SusWrite 141
80% 110 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.8
166% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2133 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
68.5% Good
MC Read 25.5
MC Write 25.7
MC Mixed 19.9
68% 23.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 26.4
SC Mixed 22
62% 21.7 GB/s
Latency 63
64% 63 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 68.5%
Great: 80%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170-HD3-CF Builds (Compare 947 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3 - $113

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $793
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