Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3P

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (5th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 95 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 below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 44.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Boot Drive29.9% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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.
Very high background CPU (78%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-HD3P  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150727
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 21 '23 at 14:58
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 78%

 PC Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i5-6500-$79
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
44.8% Average
Memory 57.6
1-Core 51.4
2-Core 91.4
41% 66.8 Pts
4-Core 180
8-Core 221
26% 201 Pts
64-Core 194
12% 194 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 44.8%
Great: 73%
Drive BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$80
318GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 75 69 68 76 74 75 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
29.9% Poor
Read 222
Write 191
Mixed 162
SusWrite 72.9
36% 162 MB/s
4K Read 11.3
4K Write 14.1
4K Mixed 10.3
38% 11.9 MB/s
DQ Read 195
DQ Write 29.8
DQ Mixed 59.3
57% 94.8 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 29.9%
Great: 129%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$45
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
43.5% Average
MC Read 17.1
MC Write 20.8
MC Mixed 12.8
48% 16.9 GB/s
SC Read 4.7
SC Write 9.9
SC Mixed 8.6
22% 7.73 GB/s
Latency 171
23% 171 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 43.5%
Great: 88%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0P 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 15 5 64 0" 1280 720
Typical GA-Z170-HD3P-CF Builds (Compare 2,472 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3P - $113

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $574
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