Gigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 98.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics87.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive249% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
3 years ago, 3 years ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory4.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161104
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 22 '17 at 22:01
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing way above expectations (86th 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-$255
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
98.1% Outstanding
Memory 94.3
1-Core 142
2-Core 285
98% 174 Pts
4-Core 561
8-Core 726
85% 644 Pts
64-Core 774
52% 774 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 98.1%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
87.5% Excellent
Lighting 114
Reflection 117
Parallax 99.4
92% 110 fps
MRender 99.3
Gravity 101
Splatting 102
82% 101 fps
Poor: 74%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$115
282GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
249% Outstanding
Read 1,745
Write 1,370
Mixed 1,277
325% 1,464 MB/s
4K Read 61.4
4K Write 159
4K Mixed 54.8
247% 91.6 MB/s
DQ Read 604
DQ Write 353
DQ Mixed 196
222% 384 MB/s
Poor: 147%
This bench: 249%
Great: 258%
Toshiba P300 3TB-$107
2TB free
Firmware: MX6OACF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
99.8% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 174
Mixed 161
128% 170 MB/s
4K Read 1.16
4K Write 1.74
4K Mixed 0.21
104% 1.04 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 99.8%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Patriot PSD44G213381 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
73.1% Very good
MC Read 27.9
MC Write 27.6
MC Mixed 20.6
72% 25.4 GB/s
SC Read 17
SC Write 27.9
SC Mixed 23.4
65% 22.8 GB/s
Latency 59
68% 59 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 90%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5 - $135

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $922
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