Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 165%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 138%
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 91.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics184% 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 Drive256% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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 GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory26.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 14 '20 at 05:07
Run Duration189 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU8%
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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 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
91.5% Outstanding
Memory 90.6
1-Core 130
2-Core 256
91% 159 Pts
4-Core 503
8-Core 688
78% 595 Pts
64-Core 685
46% 685 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 91.5%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
Device(7377 150A) ≥ 4GB; igame 3080 ultra
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing below potential (10th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
184% Outstanding
Lighting 224
Reflection 227
Parallax 262
181% 237 fps
MRender 291
Gravity 223
Splatting 135
188% 216 fps
Poor: 161%
This bench: 184%
Great: 228%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme Seagate FireCuda 500GB
395GB free (System drive)
Firmware: STOSC014 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1545 1746 1779 578 510 502 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
256% Outstanding
Read 1,182
Write 1,540
Mixed 1,233
SusWrite 1,110
286% 1,266 MB/s
4K Read 43.1
4K Write 194
4K Mixed 78.4
269% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 1,396
DQ Write 1,211
DQ Mixed 1347
998% 1,318 MB/s
Poor: 143%
This bench: 256%
Great: 379%
Crucial BX500 240GB-$32
223GB free
Firmware: M6CR013
SusWrite @10s intervals: 392 233 195 95 91 85 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
72.9% Very good
Read 466
Write 398
Mixed 390
SusWrite 182
80% 359 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 42.8
4K Mixed 25.2
100% 32.7 MB/s
DQ Read 243
DQ Write 329
DQ Mixed 48.9
103% 207 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 72.9%
Great: 89%
Seagate ST2000LM007-1R8174 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: ACM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 128 125 129 129 127 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
62.3% Good
Read 88.5
Write 136
Mixed 46.5
SusWrite 128
72% 99.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 4.1
4K Mixed 0.7
191% 1.9 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 62.3%
Great: 70%
WD Red 4TB (2013)-$110
617GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 81 79 80 81 83 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
44.6% Average
Read 74.2
Write 76.5
Mixed 43.7
SusWrite 80.7
50% 68.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
174% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 44.6%
Great: 100%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$80
3.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 190 188 190 190 191 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 190
Write 150
Mixed 73
SusWrite 188
109% 150 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
141% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 108%
Great: 114%
WD My Passport 1TB
461GB free, PID 0748
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 67 65 65 65 64 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
28.9% Poor
Read 64.3
Write 64.8
Mixed 44
SusWrite 65.2
81% 59.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.5
77% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 28.9%
Great: 46%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
73.7% Very good
MC Read 25.3
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 23.2
73% 25.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 30.3
SC Mixed 24.1
69% 24 GB/s
Latency 66.4
60% 66.4 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 73.7%
Great: 105%

 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 5,407 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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