Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 66.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics78.7% 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 Drive109% 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.
Very high background CPU (100%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-HD3  (all builds)
Memory9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160223
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 16 '20 at 17:03
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 100%
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 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 i7-6700-$278
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
66.7% Good
Memory 75.4
1-Core 78.3
2-Core 177
64% 110 Pts
4-Core 312
8-Core 583
56% 448 Pts
64-Core 577
39% 577 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 66.7%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 452.06
Performing below potential (60th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
78.7% Very good
Lighting 294
Reflection 297
Parallax 307
77% 299 fps
MRender 206
Gravity 288
Splatting 227
79% 240 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 78.7%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
75GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 313 144 144 140 139 132 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 481
Write 465
Mixed 387
SusWrite 169
84% 375 MB/s
4K Read 44.4
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 59.4
203% 72.2 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 357
270% 361 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 109%
Great: 123%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
349GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 124 123 125 124 125 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
71.4% Very good
Read 124
Write 90
Mixed 26.5
SusWrite 124
66% 91.1 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 5
4K Mixed 1.9
345% 2.63 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 71.4%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$66
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
69.8% Good
MC Read 27.2
MC Write 29
MC Mixed 23.3
76% 26.5 GB/s
SC Read 9.9
SC Write 19.5
SC Mixed 13.2
41% 14.2 GB/s
Latency 89.6
45% 89.6 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 69.8%
Great: 110%

 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 1,142 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3 - $113

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $860
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