Gigabyte GA-Z170N-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 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 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 85.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics92.7% 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 Drive115% 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-Z170N-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160425
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateAug 02 '20 at 02:41
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th 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 as expected (56th percentile)
85.1% Excellent
Memory 92
1-Core 129
2-Core 247
90% 156 Pts
4-Core 421
8-Core 659
69% 540 Pts
64-Core 660
44% 660 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
Asus(1043 8671) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 451.77
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
92.7% Outstanding
Lighting 413
Reflection 339
Parallax 474
108% 409 fps
MRender 55.4
Gravity 393
Splatting 234
92% 227 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 92.7%
Great: 118%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
287GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 336 322 273 285 275 290 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 453
Write 426
Mixed 370
SusWrite 297
87% 386 MB/s
4K Read 36.9
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 62.7
198% 72.2 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 359
270% 362 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 115%
Great: 134%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$69
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (33rd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
73.3% Very good
MC Read 27.6
MC Write 28.1
MC Mixed 20.7
73% 25.5 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 29.2
SC Mixed 23.2
67% 23.5 GB/s
Latency 64
62% 64 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 73.3%
Great: 104%

 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 384 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $999
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