Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 167%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 142%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 88.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics191% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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 (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
9 months ago, 9 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateOct 31 '20 at 14:06
Run Duration180 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU 12%
Watch Gameplay: 3080 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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-$310
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
88.5% Excellent
Memory 95.3
1-Core 136
2-Core 253
93% 161 Pts
4-Core 441
8-Core 692
72% 567 Pts
64-Core 704
47% 704 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 88.5%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
Asus(1043 87B0) ≥ 4GB; TUF-RTX3080-O10G-GAMING, ASUS TUF Gaming OC
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 457.09
Performing below potential (15th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
191% Outstanding
Lighting 235
Reflection 236
Parallax 316
190% 262 fps
MRender 301
Gravity 227
Splatting 134
192% 221 fps
Poor: 133%
This bench: 191%
Great: 228%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$88
69GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,762
Write 1189
Mixed 451
248% 1,134 MB/s
4K Read 39.7
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 50.1
188% 70 MB/s
DQ Read 1,066
DQ Write 1,062
DQ Mixed 791
669% 973 MB/s
Poor: 142% Great: 233%
Samsung 860 QVO 2TB-$235
13GB free
Firmware: RVQ01B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 469
Write 462
Mixed 405
99% 445 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 48.8
167% 63.2 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 347
DQ Mixed 360
272% 364 MB/s
Poor: 62% Great: 123%
Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$215
312GB free
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1358 402 151 162 158 161 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
202% Outstanding
Read 1475
Write 1525
Mixed 1,028
SusWrite 399
248% 1,107 MB/s
4K Read 53.8
4K Write 137
4K Mixed 73.3
248% 88.1 MB/s
DQ Read 990
DQ Write 898
DQ Mixed 322
412% 737 MB/s
Poor: 150%
This bench: 202%
Great: 276%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2666 C15 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
90.8% Outstanding
MC Read 32.9
MC Write 34.7
MC Mixed 28
91% 31.9 GB/s
SC Read 20.8
SC Write 37.1
SC Mixed 28.4
82% 28.8 GB/s
Latency 56.3
71% 56.3 ns
Poor: 74%
This bench: 90.8%
Great: 107%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 70%
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Desktop
Desktop 89%
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Workstation
Workstation 60%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7 - $191

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,091
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