Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 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 79.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Boot Drive186% 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.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 11 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardGigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3  (all builds)
Memory9.2 GB free of 12 GB @ 2.1 GHz
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20160301
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateJan 15 '22 at 15:31
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel 0000
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
79.1% Very good
Memory 91.6
1-Core 107
2-Core 191
78% 130 Pts
4-Core 360
8-Core 591
60% 475 Pts
64-Core 588
39% 588 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 79.1%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$49
176GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 211070WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 529 346 292 264 248 425 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
186% Outstanding
Read 956
Write 843
Mixed 891
SusWrite 351
170% 760 MB/s
4K Read 51.4
4K Write 148
4K Mixed 74.2
251% 91.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,262
DQ Write 907
DQ Mixed 1,004
772% 1,057 MB/s
Poor: 148%
This bench: 186%
Great: 234%
WD Red 2TB (2012)-$82
388GB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 0.2 0 0 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile)
0.18% Terrible
Read 0.2
Write 97.9
Mixed 37.8
SusWrite 0.1
25% 34 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 0.2
4K Mixed 0.6
104% 0.53 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 0.18%
Great: 86%
WD Purple Surveillance 2TB (2017)-$60
316GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 0.3 0 0.3 0.2 0 1.2 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
35.2% Below average
Read 122
Write 102
Mixed 45.7
SusWrite 0.3
50% 67.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.2
4K Mixed 0.4
73% 0.4 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 35.2%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CT4G4DFS8213.C8FBD2 1315 CT4G4DFS824A.M8FE 1315 CT4G4DFS8213.C8FBD2 12GB
2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
54.3% Above average
MC Read 19.3
MC Write 19.6
MC Mixed 16.1
52% 18.3 GB/s
SC Read 14.5
SC Write 20.2
SC Mixed 18.2
50% 17.6 GB/s
Latency 64.8
62% 64.8 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 54.3%
Great: 54%

 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 3 1 64 0" 1280 720
Typical GA-Z170X-Gaming 3 Builds (Compare 5,184 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3 - $169

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $834
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