Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 92.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics12.9% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive102% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardGigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3  (all builds)
Memory27.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 16 '20 at 17:56
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User MEX-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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-$274
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
92.2% Outstanding
Memory 94.3
1-Core 136
2-Core 271
95% 167 Pts
4-Core 486
8-Core 714
77% 600 Pts
64-Core 712
48% 712 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 92.2%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7770
MSI(1462 2710) 1GB
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1125 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 20.8.3
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
12.9% Very poor
Lighting 49.9
Reflection 43.7
Parallax 72.5
13% 55.4 fps
MRender 28.7
Gravity 48.6
Splatting 42.9
13% 40.1 fps
Poor: 12%
This bench: 12.9%
Great: 15%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Savage 240GB-$120
147GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM02.H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 462 446 428 427 333 356 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 466
Write 443
Mixed 332
SusWrite 409
93% 413 MB/s
4K Read 22.7
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 39.1
139% 54.7 MB/s
DQ Read 349
DQ Write 351
DQ Mixed 180
182% 293 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 102%
Great: 110%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$85
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 188 190 190 195 189 191 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 192
Write 128
Mixed 81.2
SusWrite 190
108% 148 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 110%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW16GX4M2A2666C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
89.7% Excellent
MC Read 32.4
MC Write 34.5
MC Mixed 27.3
90% 31.4 GB/s
SC Read 20.9
SC Write 38.1
SC Mixed 28.1
83% 29 GB/s
Latency 59.1
68% 59.1 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 99%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170X-Gaming 3 Builds (Compare 2,230 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3 - $169

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,008
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