Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 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 90.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics107% 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 Drive81.6% 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 Z170X-GAMING 3  (all builds)
Memory29.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 09 '21 at 16:00
Run Duration244 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU5%
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 PC Performing above expectations (83rd 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 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
Memory 93
1-Core 135
2-Core 272
95% 167 Pts
4-Core 472
8-Core 723
76% 598 Pts
64-Core 734
49% 734 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
Zotac(19DA 1425) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing below potential (62nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
107% Outstanding
Lighting 123
Reflection 149
Parallax 137
100% 136 fps
MRender 127
Gravity 146
Splatting 128
115% 134 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 107%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 120GB-$40
25GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3FD6SD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 232 61 57 55 46 45 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
81.6% Excellent
Read 504
Write 348
Mixed 327
SusWrite 82.7
70% 315 MB/s
4K Read 33.2
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 38.6
153% 57.4 MB/s
DQ Read 294
DQ Write 142
DQ Mixed 180
144% 205 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 81.6%
Great: 81%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$190
162GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1540 1273 1106 1067 1061 1049 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
326% Outstanding
Read 2,532
Write 2,295
Mixed 1,698
SusWrite 1,183
431% 1,927 MB/s
4K Read 65.5
4K Write 170
4K Mixed 90.2
304% 108 MB/s
DQ Read 1,427
DQ Write 1197
DQ Mixed 1,274
964% 1,299 MB/s
Poor: 226%
This bench: 326%
Great: 357%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
4GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 85
Write 81.6
Mixed 48.4
53% 71.7 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
213% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 54% Great: 107%
SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 16GB-$7
10GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 23 22 22 22 22 22 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
30% Poor
Read 129
Write 21.2
Mixed 35.2
SusWrite 22.3
53% 52 MB/s
4K Read 6.1
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 3
179% 3.57 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 30%
Great: 35%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX3200C16D4/8GX KHX2133C14/8G KHX3200C16D4/8GX KHX2133C14/8G 32GB
3000, 3000, 3000, 3000 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
96.9% Outstanding
MC Read 34.4
MC Write 38.4
MC Mixed 29.7
98% 34.2 GB/s
SC Read 21.5
SC Write 43.6
SC Mixed 29.8
90% 31.6 GB/s
Latency 62.1
64% 62.1 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 96.9%
Great: 99%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 10 8 60 24" 1280 720 ACR0575 ED273
Typical GA-Z170X-Gaming 3 Builds (Compare 4,658 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3 - $169

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $1,006
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