Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics106% 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 Drive161% 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.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 28 '22 at 14:27
Run Duration303 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing as expected (47th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i7-6700K-$180
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
86.3% Excellent
Memory 87.9
1-Core 128
2-Core 257
88% 158 Pts
4-Core 456
8-Core 707
72% 581 Pts
64-Core 715
44% 715 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$400
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 497.29
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Lighting 136
Reflection 146
Parallax 135
111% 139 fps
MRender 117
Gravity 138
Splatting 121
102% 125 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 106%
Great: 110%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$45
89GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 567 246 228 219 212 205 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
161% Outstanding
Read 986
Write 984
Mixed 434
SusWrite 279
150% 671 MB/s
4K Read 42.5
4K Write 138
4K Mixed 47.8
199% 76.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,065
DQ Write 952
DQ Mixed 652
586% 890 MB/s
Poor: 142%
This bench: 161%
Great: 236%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
163GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential test incomplete
Read 8,249
Write 4,690
Mixed 5,665
1,370% 6,201 MB/s
4K Read 662
4K Write 274
4K Mixed 350
1,597% 429 MB/s
DQ Read 1,615
DQ Write 906
DQ Mixed 1034
830% 1,185 MB/s
Poor: 72% Great: 124%
WD WD10EAVS-00D7B1 1TB
688GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 85 85 85 85 87 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
41.1% Average
Read 58.9
Write 53.9
Mixed 36.6
SusWrite 84.1
43% 58.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.7
138% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 41.1%
Great: 51%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
42% Average
MC Read 14.3
MC Write 14.6
MC Mixed 12
39% 13.6 GB/s
SC Read 13.6
SC Write 15.5
SC Mixed 14.9
42% 14.7 GB/s
Latency 69.6
57% 69.6 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 42%
Great: 110%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170X-Gaming 7 Builds (Compare 3,618 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $655
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