Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 80.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics121% 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 Drive157% 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
18 months ago, 18 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 27 '22 at 15:21
Run Duration190 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (54th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i7-6700-$219
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
80.1% Excellent
Memory 92.5
1-Core 108
2-Core 194
77% 132 Pts
4-Core 366
8-Core 532
56% 449 Pts
64-Core 553
34% 553 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 80.1%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$485
Asus(1043 85E5) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 516.59
Performing below potential (40th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
121% Outstanding
Lighting 164
Reflection 180
Parallax 172
134% 172 fps
MRender 128
Gravity 169
Splatting 120
112% 139 fps
Poor: 109%
This bench: 121%
Great: 133%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Spcc M.2 PCIe SSD 256GB
198GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0614B0 Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 598 285 101 182 194 165 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
157% Outstanding
Read 1534
Write 990
Mixed 965
SusWrite 254
208% 936 MB/s
4K Read 39.5
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 40.1
164% 60 MB/s
DQ Read 744
DQ Write 641
DQ Mixed 532
443% 639 MB/s
Poor: 93%
This bench: 157%
Great: 230%
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$43
266GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1851 1034 810 810 810 813 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
241% Outstanding
Read 2,094
Write 1,848
Mixed 1,611
SusWrite 1,021
368% 1,643 MB/s
4K Read 49.8
4K Write 92.5
4K Mixed 64.4
207% 68.9 MB/s
DQ Read 808
DQ Write 563
DQ Mixed 753
544% 708 MB/s
Poor: 178%
This bench: 241%
Great: 355%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 37.7
MC Write 42.7
MC Mixed 33.2
108% 37.9 GB/s
SC Read 19.2
SC Write 39.8
SC Mixed 28.2
83% 29.1 GB/s
Latency 63.2
63% 63.2 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 104%
Great: 114%

 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 3,655 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 69%
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Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $676
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