Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 83.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics79.4% 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 Drive104% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory5.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.5 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151229
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateAug 15 '20 at 14:06
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU 16%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (81st 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-$176
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
83.3% Excellent
Memory 94
1-Core 114
2-Core 226
85% 145 Pts
4-Core 420
8-Core 421
58% 421 Pts
64-Core 419
28% 419 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 83.3%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 451.67
Performing below potential (48th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
79.4% Very good
Lighting 100
Reflection 111
Parallax 103
81% 105 fps
MRender 97.4
Gravity 95.9
Splatting 99.8
78% 97.7 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
IR-SSDPR-S25A-120 120GB
58GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM91.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 279 345 428 428 436 425 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 400
Write 397
Mixed 291
SusWrite 390
83% 370 MB/s
4K Read 40.3
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 38
163% 59.6 MB/s
DQ Read 322
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 193
182% 283 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 104%
Great: 104%
Toshiba P300 1TB-$52
102GB free
Firmware: MS2OA8R0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 153 160 172 173 171 173 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
95% Outstanding
Read 164
Write 154
Mixed 41.5
SusWrite 167
95% 132 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.6
150% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 95%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x4GB-$67
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2538 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
82.8% Excellent
MC Read 30.1
MC Write 32.2
MC Mixed 25.4
84% 29.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.3
SC Write 30.5
SC Mixed 26.5
72% 25.1 GB/s
Latency 59.7
67% 59.7 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 81%

 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 4,512 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7 - $191

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $984
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