Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 65.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics75% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive64.4% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3  (all builds)
Memory9.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime2.2 Days
Run DateJan 12 '18 at 19:33
Run Duration173 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (48th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-6600-$232
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
65.7% Good
SC Int 103
SC Float 109
SC Mixed 105
84% 106 Pts
QC Int 382
QC Float 398
QC Mixed 308
82% 363 Pts
MC Int 351
MC Float 390
MC Mixed 409
57% 383 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 65.7%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$249
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2052 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.31
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
75% Very good
Lighting 238
Reflection 209
Parallax 222
72% 223 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 219
Splatting 172
77% 180 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 75%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Fury 240GB-$88
76GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 603ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
64.4% Good
Read 451
Write 196
Mixed 247
66% 298 MB/s
4K Read 20.8
4K Write 88.7
4K Mixed 13.7
96% 41 MB/s
DQ Read 96.5
DQ Write 206
DQ Mixed 51.8
68% 118 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 64.4%
Great: 85%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$70
773GB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
81.8% Excellent
Read 144
Write 141
Mixed 164
114% 150 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 1.24
4K Mixed 0.19
73% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 81.8%
Great: 113%
Seagate ST3360320AS 1TB
257GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
40.2% Average
Read 70.3
Write 69.5
Mixed 71
53% 70.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 1.62
4K Mixed 0.37
95% 0.86 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 40.2%
Great: 80%
SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 64GB-$42
9GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 249
Write 184
Mixed 188
254% 207 MB/s
4K Read 11.2
4K Write 9.65
4K Mixed 3.47
488% 8.12 MB/s
DQ Read 11.9
DQ Write 9.74
DQ Mixed 3.86
507% 8.5 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 109%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2133 C15 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
72.3% Very good
MC Read 25.1
MC Write 28.5
MC Mixed 23.9
74% 25.8 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 26.6
SC Mixed 21
60% 21 GB/s
Latency 74.2
54% 74.2 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 72.3%
Great: 102%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170X-Gaming 3 Builds (Compare 3,967 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3 - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $1,190
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $66Nvidia GTX 1070 $350Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $100
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $155Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $249Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $98
Intel Core i7-7700K $355AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $160
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $869SanDisk Extreme 64GB $42
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $140SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $157SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback