Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 85.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics78.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive111% 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.
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.
SystemGigabyte Z170-HD3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-HD3  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateNov 20 '20 at 23:54
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing below expectations (36th 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
85.4% Excellent
Memory 92.9
1-Core 136
2-Core 268
94% 166 Pts
4-Core 420
8-Core 681
70% 550 Pts
64-Core 704
47% 704 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 85.4%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 457.09
Performing below potential (44th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
78.7% Very good
Lighting 102
Reflection 106
Parallax 98.1
82% 102 fps
MRender 87.8
Gravity 92.7
Splatting 92.6
74% 91 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 78.7%
Great: 88%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 1TB
68GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 683 253 215 161 113 104 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 665
Write 775
Mixed 383
SusWrite 255
116% 520 MB/s
4K Read 44
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 58
196% 68.4 MB/s
DQ Read 94
DQ Write 274
DQ Mixed 123
112% 164 MB/s
Poor: 110%
This bench: 111%
Great: 380%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
73.7% Very good
MC Read 27.7
MC Write 28.3
MC Mixed 21.3
74% 25.8 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 29.3
SC Mixed 22.4
65% 22.7 GB/s
Latency 62.3
64% 62.3 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 73.7%
Great: 90%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170-HD3-CF Builds (Compare 1,797 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3 - $113

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $772
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