Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics136% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive86% 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.
High background CPU (28%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3  (all builds)
Memory19.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160301
Uptime3.4 Days
Run DateJun 16 '21 at 19:58
Run Duration203 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU 28%

 PC Performing below expectations (40th 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 as expected (49th percentile)
82.9% Excellent
Memory 89.9
1-Core 123
2-Core 225
85% 146 Pts
4-Core 409
8-Core 632
67% 520 Pts
64-Core 640
43% 640 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 82.9%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$1,089
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 466.77
Performing below potential (51st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
136% Outstanding
Lighting 168
Reflection 184
Parallax 175
136% 176 fps
MRender 131
Gravity 175
Splatting 121
135% 142 fps
Poor: 117%
This bench: 136%
Great: 149%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata Premier SP550 240GB-$74
43GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P0705AB
SusWrite @10s intervals: 153 145 54 52 53 44 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
86% Excellent
Read 469
Write 400
Mixed 370
SusWrite 83.3
74% 331 MB/s
4K Read 31.3
4K Write 97.4
4K Mixed 43.8
155% 57.5 MB/s
DQ Read 308
DQ Write 330
DQ Mixed 248
206% 295 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 86%
Great: 93%
G-drive SSD 2TB
526GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 222 324 333 370 364 371 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
66.7% Good
Read 309
Write 337
Mixed 146
SusWrite 330
63% 281 MB/s
4K Read 20.1
4K Write 38.4
4K Mixed 26.4
85% 28.3 MB/s
DQ Read 153
DQ Write 192
DQ Mixed 179
133% 175 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 66.7%
Great: 92%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$85
136GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 101 102 104 108 106 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
53.3% Above average
Read 82.2
Write 104
Mixed 72.1
SusWrite 104
67% 90.4 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0
68% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 53.3%
Great: 92%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$85
536GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 136 135 136 136 138 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
72.8% Very good
Read 120
Write 99.7
Mixed 66.6
SusWrite 134
77% 105 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 72.8%
Great: 115%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 4TB
33GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 188 199 201 199 199 202 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 184
Write 173
Mixed 69.2
SusWrite 198
114% 156 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.4
4K Mixed 1.1
227% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 110%
Great: 228%
WD Elements 2TB
56GB free, PID 10b8
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 35 52 58 57 57 58 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
20.1% Poor
Read 48
Write 22.3
Mixed 25.9
SusWrite 52.7
48% 37.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.4
32% 0.47 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 20.1%
Great: 45%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX2133C14D4/8G KHX2133C14/8G KHX2133C14/8G KHX2133C14D4/8G 32GB
2133, 2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
73.3% Very good
MC Read 25.5
MC Write 27.8
MC Mixed 23.9
74% 25.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.9
SC Write 28.7
SC Mixed 22.8
65% 22.8 GB/s
Latency 67.4
59% 67.4 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 73.3%
Great: 82%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 24: 2R 3G 5B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
24% 38% 26 292 202 60 24.1" 1920 1080 ACI23C2 ASUS MX239
History:
Typical GA-Z170X-Gaming 3 Builds (Compare 4,436 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
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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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