Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 97%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 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 75.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics157% 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 Drive107% 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory25.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 17 '21 at 00:10
Run Duration266 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th 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 way below expectations (11th percentile)
75.1% Very good
Memory 89.7
1-Core 120
2-Core 210
83% 140 Pts
4-Core 326
8-Core 556
56% 441 Pts
64-Core 468
31% 468 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-Ti-$600
EVGA(3842 3797) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.77
Performing below potential (21st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
157% Outstanding
Lighting 215
Reflection 188
Parallax 182
174% 195 fps
MRender 248
Gravity 157
Splatting 123
138% 176 fps
Poor: 142%
This bench: 157%
Great: 176%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB (2017)-$285
59GB free (System drive)
Firmware: B35500WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 264 143 101 54 59 113 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 742
Write 575
Mixed 348
SusWrite 122
99% 447 MB/s
4K Read 22.7
4K Write 99.9
4K Mixed 45
145% 55.9 MB/s
DQ Read 649
DQ Write 469
DQ Mixed 451
366% 523 MB/s
Poor: 92%
This bench: 107%
Great: 155%
Crucial M500 240GB-$70
24GB free
Firmware: MU03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 207 51 48 54 47 53 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
61.8% Good
Read 390
Write 257
Mixed 279
SusWrite 76.7
56% 251 MB/s
4K Read 16.6
4K Write 71.7
4K Mixed 24.4
94% 37.6 MB/s
DQ Read 310
DQ Write 259
DQ Mixed 170
158% 246 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 61.8%
Great: 90%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$73
1GB free
Firmware: 505ABBF1
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 363
Write 139
Mixed 164
48% 222 MB/s
4K Read 22.6
4K Write 65.7
4K Mixed 23.6
99% 37.3 MB/s
DQ Read 204
DQ Write 135
DQ Mixed 117
102% 152 MB/s
Poor: 33% Great: 72%
OCZ ARC 100 240GB-$120
48GB free
Firmware: 1.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 328 317 401 385 417 408 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
82% Excellent
Read 329
Write 372
Mixed 274
SusWrite 376
76% 338 MB/s
4K Read 18
4K Write 80.4
4K Mixed 25.6
103% 41.3 MB/s
DQ Read 318
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 257
214% 306 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 82%
Great: 100%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$90
336GB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 118 120 121 121 121 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
66.7% Good
Read 114
Write 86.5
Mixed 77.7
SusWrite 118
73% 99.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 66.7%
Great: 113%
Seagate Backup+ Desktop 4TB
291GB free
Firmware: 1404
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 40 42 43 42 41 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
23.4% Poor
Read 40
Write 33.5
Mixed 31.5
SusWrite 41.1
27% 36.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
124% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 23.4%
Great: 102%
Hitachi HDS723030ALA640 3TB
671GB free, PID ce17
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 41 42 42 42 42 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
20% Very poor
Read 40.2
Write 40.2
Mixed 34.2
SusWrite 41.3
53% 39 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
82% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 20%
Great: 20%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x16GB-$180
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
76.2% Very good
MC Read 28.7
MC Write 28.5
MC Mixed 24.4
78% 27.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.2
SC Write 26.3
SC Mixed 22.3
63% 21.9 GB/s
Latency 67.6
59% 67.6 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 87%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 38: 3R 5G 8B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
38% 23% 70 263 200 100 32" 3440 1440 ICB3500 DP
History:
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Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 5 - $348

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,248
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