Gigabyte GA-Z170M-D3H

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 121%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 115%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 87.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics147% 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 Drive198% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemGigabyte Z170M-D3H
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170M-D3H  (all builds)
Memory27.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime2.5 Days
Run DateNov 01 '17 at 11:54
Run Duration193 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700K-$280
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
87.6% Excellent
1-Core 132
2-Core 268
94% 200 Pts
4-Core 477
8-Core 738
78% 607 Pts
64-Core 734
49% 734 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 87.6%
Great: 93%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
EVGA(3842 6698) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 388.0
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
147% Outstanding
Lighting 575
Reflection 557
Parallax 606
151% 579 fps
MRender 284
Gravity 566
Splatting 307
147% 386 fps
Poor: 78%
This bench: 147%
Great: 147%
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 21.20.16.4508
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
6.16% Terrible
Lighting 23.9
Reflection 30.4
Parallax 25
6% 26.4 fps
MRender 22.4
Gravity 20.6
Splatting 37.6
6% 26.9 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.16%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$40
129GB free
Firmware: Z32070RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
67.9% Good
Read 471
Write 380
Mixed 318
86% 390 MB/s
4K Read 18.9
4K Write 55.9
4K Mixed 1.99
61% 25.6 MB/s
DQ Read 179
DQ Write 247
DQ Mixed 5.07
62% 144 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 67.9%
Great: 87%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
42GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
198% Outstanding
Read 1,824
Write 1,061
Mixed 1,123
295% 1,336 MB/s
4K Read 33.9
4K Write 76.6
4K Mixed 31.1
132% 47.2 MB/s
DQ Read 536
DQ Write 384
DQ Mixed 208
224% 376 MB/s
Poor: 141%
This bench: 198%
Great: 233%
WD Red 2TB (2012)-$70
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
86.1% Excellent
Read 167
Write 133
Mixed 126
106% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 2.12
4K Mixed 0.28
101% 1.05 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 86.1%
Great: 88%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$39
219GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
68.5% Good
Read 121
Write 118
Mixed 118
90% 119 MB/s
4K Read 0.44
4K Write 2.31
4K Mixed 0.16
78% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 68.5%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
87.7% Excellent
MC Read 31.9
MC Write 33.3
MC Mixed 26.8
88% 30.7 GB/s
SC Read 19.7
SC Write 34.6
SC Mixed 28.5
79% 27.6 GB/s
Latency 54.9
73% 54.9 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 87.7%
Great: 112%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170M-D3H-CF Builds (Compare 2,081 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170M-D3H - $117

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $755
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HDDRAMUSB
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