Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 90.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics57.3% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive112% 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.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151216
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateAug 06 '20 at 07:12
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User CRI-User
Background CPU4%
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 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
90.5% Outstanding
Memory 92.9
1-Core 127
2-Core 259
91% 159 Pts
4-Core 479
8-Core 660
74% 570 Pts
64-Core 674
45% 674 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 90.5%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$210
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 451.67
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
57.3% Above average
Lighting 216
Reflection 186
Parallax 200
57% 200 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 210
Splatting 168
58% 176 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 57.3%
Great: 57%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$135
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 468 160 131 116 99 96 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 459
Mixed 367
SusWrite 178
84% 377 MB/s
4K Read 45
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 62.1
209% 74 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 360
271% 362 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 112%
Great: 133%
XPG SPECTRIX S40G 1TB
732GB free
Firmware: VB411D45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1214 1368 1358 1379 1374 1182 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
324% Outstanding
Read 2,733
Write 1,258
Mixed 1,321
SusWrite 1,312
367% 1,656 MB/s
4K Read 59.4
4K Write 158
4K Mixed 83.3
280% 100 MB/s
DQ Read 1,316
DQ Write 836
DQ Mixed 1,398
956% 1,184 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 324%
Great: 334%
Toshiba DT01ACA300 3TB-$148
767GB free
Firmware: MX6OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 134 133 136 136 134 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
90.9% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 179
Mixed 22.3
SusWrite 133
93% 129 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.6
153% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 90.9%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x8GB-$60
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
76.8% Very good
MC Read 28
MC Write 28.9
MC Mixed 23.7
77% 26.9 GB/s
SC Read 18.3
SC Write 29.2
SC Mixed 24.4
68% 24 GB/s
Latency 62.3
64% 62.3 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 95%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170X-Gaming 7 Builds (Compare 2,709 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-Z170X-Gaming 7 - $191

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,080
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