Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 90.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics66.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive99.1% 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.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateSep 22 '21 at 18:40
Run Duration341 Seconds
Run User LUX-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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-$359
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
90.9% Outstanding
Memory 92.3
1-Core 130
2-Core 259
92% 160 Pts
4-Core 485
8-Core 676
75% 580 Pts
64-Core 697
47% 697 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 90.9%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
66.7% Good
Lighting 82.4
Reflection 95.2
Parallax 83.8
67% 87.1 fps
MRender 77.8
Gravity 83.8
Splatting 74.1
67% 78.6 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 66.7%
Great: 67%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Pro 1TB-$300
632GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVM02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 366 357 343 379 395 385 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
99.1% Outstanding
Read 342
Write 355
Mixed 335
SusWrite 371
79% 351 MB/s
4K Read 34
4K Write 90.3
4K Mixed 51
165% 58.4 MB/s
DQ Read 272
DQ Write 227
DQ Mixed 249
186% 249 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 99.1%
Great: 132%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$75
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (34th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
76.2% Very good
MC Read 27.3
MC Write 28.9
MC Mixed 23.7
76% 26.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 30.4
SC Mixed 24.5
69% 24 GB/s
Latency 63.4
63% 63.4 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 59: 7R 8G 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
59% 14% 105 264 157 60 27.9" 2560 1440 ACR0407 Acer XB280HK
History: Score 31: 3R 4G 4B | Score 44: 4R 6G 6B | Score 53: 7R 6G 0B | Score 51: 6R 7G 0B | Score 59: 7R 8G 0B
Typical GA-Z170X-Gaming 7 Builds (Compare 6,118 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7 - $191

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $902
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