Gigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3-CF

Performance Results

Gaming 65%
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 55%
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 94%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics62.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive106% 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.
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.
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z170-Gaming K3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3-CF  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 17 '20 at 17:39
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User BGR-User
Background CPU2%
Watch Gameplay: 1060-6GB + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 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-$267
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
94% Outstanding
Memory 95.4
1-Core 136
2-Core 271
96% 168 Pts
4-Core 499
8-Core 720
79% 610 Pts
64-Core 721
48% 721 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 94%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$290
Nvidia(10DE 1C03) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2202 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
62.9% Good
Lighting 79.8
Reflection 80
Parallax 69.4
64% 76.4 fps
MRender 79.6
Gravity 74.8
Splatting 76.4
61% 76.9 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 62.9%
Great: 62%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SU800NS38 256GB
87GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q0518BS
SusWrite @10s intervals: 434 453 463 428 98 128 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 441
Mixed 389
SusWrite 334
94% 420 MB/s
4K Read 31.4
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 47.9
170% 64.7 MB/s
DQ Read 226
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 236
192% 269 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 106%
Great: 115%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$77
591GB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 121 121 121 121 121 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
77% Very good
Read 148
Write 138
Mixed 31.3
SusWrite 120
79% 109 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
161% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 77%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2666 C15 2x8GB-$169
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
91.9% Outstanding
MC Read 34
MC Write 34.7
MC Mixed 28.3
92% 32.3 GB/s
SC Read 21.2
SC Write 37.7
SC Mixed 27.3
82% 28.7 GB/s
Latency 56
72% 56 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 91.9%
Great: 98%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170-Gaming K3-CF Builds (Compare 1,570 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 68%
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Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 54%

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $659
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