Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 85.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics6.17% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive86.4% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardGigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 11 '21 at 09:00
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User MEX-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (60th 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 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
85.6% Excellent
Memory 91.8
1-Core 125
2-Core 245
89% 154 Pts
4-Core 428
8-Core 661
70% 544 Pts
64-Core 666
45% 666 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 85.6%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 26.20.100.7262
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
6.17% Terrible
Lighting 7.4
Reflection 9.2
Parallax 8.7
6% 8.43 fps
MRender 9.9
Gravity 7.5
Splatting 11.9
6% 9.77 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 6.17%
Great: 6%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX930 240GB-$80
192GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5.9E
SusWrite @10s intervals: 377 335 310 310 311 310 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
86.4% Excellent
Read 354
Write 369
Mixed 291
SusWrite 326
76% 335 MB/s
4K Read 23.9
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 31.8
133% 53.7 MB/s
DQ Read 240
DQ Write 303
DQ Mixed 149
146% 231 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3600 C20 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (28th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
71.9% Very good
MC Read 26.8
MC Write 27.6
MC Mixed 20
71% 24.8 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 28.7
SC Mixed 24.3
68% 23.9 GB/s
Latency 64.4
62% 64.4 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 71.9%
Great: 113%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170X-Gaming 3 Builds (Compare 4,434 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3 - $169

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,059
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