Gigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing CPU, RAM
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
Graphics6.53% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory9.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 20 '20 at 03:24
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User IND-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-6600K-$188
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
1-Core 132
2-Core 259
92% 195 Pts
4-Core 508
8-Core 507
69% 508 Pts
64-Core 505
34% 505 Pts
Poor: 61% Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 26.20.100.7262
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
6.53% Terrible
Lighting 24.3
Reflection 30.6
Parallax 27.1
6% 27.3 fps
MRender 22.4
Gravity 22.3
Splatting 37.8
7% 27.5 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.53%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
12GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 495
Write 471
Mixed 297
94% 421 MB/s
4K Read 44.9
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 52.9
196% 70.4 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 171
180% 298 MB/s
Poor: 57% Great: 108%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$69
166GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 444 473 476 490 441 278 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 472
Mixed 450
SusWrite 434
105% 467 MB/s
4K Read 45.1
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 63.3
218% 79 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 361
272% 364 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 131%
Great: 132%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
136GB free
Firmware: CC24
SusWrite @10s intervals: 157 158 161 161 159 161 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
90.1% Outstanding
Read 155
Write 131
Mixed 78.2
SusWrite 159
96% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.7
133% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 90.1%
Great: 114%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$88
2TB free
Firmware: CC25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 169 182 183 184 186 186 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
91.5% Outstanding
Read 138
Write 100
Mixed 69.4
SusWrite 182
89% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 91.5%
Great: 114%
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Gaming
Gaming 70%
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Desktop
Desktop 90%
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Workstation
Workstation 60%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5 - $135

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $950
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