Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 90.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive90.2% 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory27.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateJan 14 '21 at 16:55
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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-$272
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
90.7% Outstanding
Memory 95.5
1-Core 124
2-Core 247
90% 155 Pts
4-Core 463
8-Core 708
75% 586 Pts
64-Core 705
47% 705 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 90.7%
Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Liteonit LCS-128M6S-HP 128GB
68GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DC71704
SusWrite @10s intervals: 309 310 307 306 285 301 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
90.2% Outstanding
Read 437
Write 308
Mixed 252
SusWrite 303
73% 325 MB/s
4K Read 27.5
4K Write 80.4
4K Mixed 34.6
129% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 305
DQ Mixed 206
188% 289 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 90.2%
Great: 96%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$59
225GB free
Firmware: CC3E
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 85 84 85 85 84 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
54.7% Above average
Read 106
Write 100
Mixed 59.7
SusWrite 84.4
64% 87.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
161% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 54.7%
Great: 69%
USB Reader 2GB
1GB free, PID 2240
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2.6 3.4 3.3 3.4 3.3 3.3 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
5.86% Terrible
Read 18.2
Write 4
Mixed 5.5
SusWrite 3.2
8% 7.73 MB/s
4K Read 2.9
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 1.3
75% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 5.86%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D32AESBK.M8FE 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 38.5
MC Write 40.6
MC Mixed 31.2
105% 36.8 GB/s
SC Read 22.2
SC Write 46
SC Mixed 30.8
94% 33 GB/s
Latency 55.6
72% 55.6 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 104%
Great: 120%

 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 4,133 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,004
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