Gigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (19th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 81 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 below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 44.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics71% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive74.5% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Very high background CPU (100%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemGigabyte Z170XP-SLI
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI  (all builds)
Memory10 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150724
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 07 '20 at 14:01
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 100%
Watch Gameplay: 1660S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-6500-$180
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
44.7% Average
Memory 69
1-Core 34.9
2-Core 69.8
39% 57.9 Pts
4-Core 112
8-Core 194
19% 153 Pts
64-Core 169
11% 169 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 44.7%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$230
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 451.67
Performing below potential (75th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
71% Very good
Lighting 287
Reflection 223
Parallax 257
75% 256 fps
MRender 251
Gravity 239
Splatting 173
71% 221 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 71%
Great: 75%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 186 139 109 111 106 103 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
74.5% Very good
Read 336
Write 332
Mixed 278
SusWrite 126
60% 268 MB/s
4K Read 24.5
4K Write 60.4
4K Mixed 39.4
120% 41.4 MB/s
DQ Read 371
DQ Write 330
DQ Mixed 325
251% 342 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 123%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
311GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 27 34 40 41 41 40 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
20.9% Poor
Read 35.7
Write 35.4
Mixed 19.3
SusWrite 37.2
23% 31.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.1
27% 0.23 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 20.9%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 DDR4 2133 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
54% Above average
MC Read 18
MC Write 23.6
MC Mixed 20.8
59% 20.8 GB/s
SC Read 5
SC Write 12.2
SC Mixed 10
26% 9.07 GB/s
Latency 104
38% 104 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 54%
Great: 79%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170XP-SLI-CF Builds (Compare 1,556 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI - $129

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $883
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HDDRAMUSB
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