Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (16th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 84 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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 59.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics144% 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 Drive51.5% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Very high background CPU (90%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3  (all builds)
Memory24.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150901
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateJul 18 '21 at 17:07
Run Duration287 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU 90%
Watch Gameplay: 3070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing way below expectations (16th 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-$301
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
59.3% Above average
Memory 71.9
1-Core 66.5
2-Core 110
52% 82.8 Pts
4-Core 259
8-Core 337
39% 298 Pts
64-Core 292
20% 292 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 59.3%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
Gigabyte(1458 404C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.63
Performing below potential (21st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
144% Outstanding
Lighting 198
Reflection 188
Parallax 185
160% 190 fps
MRender 191
Gravity 151
Splatting 132
127% 158 fps
Poor: 120%
This bench: 144%
Great: 165%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$100
28GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3FD6SD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 184 190 135 100 70 25 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
51.5% Above average
Read 396
Write 345
Mixed 282
SusWrite 117
64% 285 MB/s
4K Read 17
4K Write 19.5
4K Mixed 14.1
54% 16.9 MB/s
DQ Read 270
DQ Write 272
DQ Mixed 99.7
122% 214 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 51.5%
Great: 88%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 1TB
576GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 309 327 336 475 466 472 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
69.5% Good
Read 351
Write 366
Mixed 294
SusWrite 397
80% 352 MB/s
4K Read 14.8
4K Write 17.3
4K Mixed 14.3
50% 15.5 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 267
225% 328 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 69.5%
Great: 130%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$42
626GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 140 142 142 142 142 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
89.2% Excellent
Read 170
Write 177
Mixed 34.4
SusWrite 141
94% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.5
106% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 89.2%
Great: 107%
Seagate IronWolf 4TB (2016)-$104
2TB free
Firmware: SC60
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 92 94 90 96 92 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
64.2% Good
Read 131
Write 123
Mixed 63.6
SusWrite 92.5
75% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 1
172% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 64.2%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
66.9% Good
MC Read 24.4
MC Write 27.3
MC Mixed 22.3
70% 24.7 GB/s
SC Read 10.7
SC Write 24.3
SC Mixed 16.9
49% 17.3 GB/s
Latency 97.1
41% 97.1 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 66.9%
Great: 100%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 60: 8R 6G 2B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
60% 31% 51 303 212 165 23.8" 2560 1440 AOC2413 AG241QG
History: Score 41: 4R 4G 9B | Score 56: 9R 2G 5B | Score 60: 8R 6G 2B
Typical GA-Z170X-Gaming 3 Builds (Compare 4,666 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: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,047
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