Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 160%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 136%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 89.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics179% 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.
Boot Drive84.5% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory25.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160311
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 10 '20 at 11:15
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 15%
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 PC Performing as expected (54th 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 way above expectations (88th percentile)
89.6% Excellent
Memory 96.7
1-Core 135
2-Core 236
92% 156 Pts
4-Core 445
8-Core 701
73% 573 Pts
64-Core 690
46% 690 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
Gigabyte(1458 403E) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (9th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
179% Outstanding
Lighting 200
Reflection 236
Parallax 312
162% 249 fps
MRender 296
Gravity 238
Splatting 142
198% 225 fps
Poor: 156%
This bench: 179%
Great: 228%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
37GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 260 87 79 81 77 81 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
84.5% Excellent
Read 348
Write 349
Mixed 323
SusWrite 111
63% 283 MB/s
4K Read 39
4K Write 83.7
4K Mixed 50.8
168% 57.8 MB/s
DQ Read 277
DQ Write 227
DQ Mixed 245
185% 249 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 84.5%
Great: 123%
Gigabyte GP-GSM2NE3100TNTD 1TB
518GB free
Firmware: EDFM00.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1526 694 395 393 391 390 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
237% Outstanding
Read 1,360
Write 1,624
Mixed 1,232
SusWrite 632
273% 1,212 MB/s
4K Read 49.4
4K Write 216
4K Mixed 73.3
283% 113 MB/s
DQ Read 1,280
DQ Write 1,318
DQ Mixed 1,150
906% 1,249 MB/s
Poor: 124%
This bench: 237%
Great: 237%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$37
53GB free
Firmware: CC44
SusWrite @10s intervals: 114 113 117 108 107 96 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
80.4% Excellent
Read 171
Write 137
Mixed 83.5
SusWrite 109
92% 125 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.9
170% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW32GX4M2D3600C18 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
112% Outstanding
MC Read 40.4
MC Write 43.8
MC Mixed 35.5
114% 39.9 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 47.4
SC Mixed 32.9
98% 34.1 GB/s
Latency 51.6
78% 51.6 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 112%
Great: 123%

 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 5,419 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

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

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