Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 111%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 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 87.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics79.4% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive199% 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.
Run History
9 months ago, 9 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory24.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 10:36
Run Duration190 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (41st 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 i7-6700K-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
87.8% Excellent
SC Int 129
SC Float 133
SC Mixed 127
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 431
QC Float 456
QC Mixed 420
99% 436 Pts
MC Int 635
MC Float 724
MC Mixed 691
102% 684 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 87.8%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 Fury-$380
CLim: 1040 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.12.1
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
79.4% Very good
Lighting 232
Reflection 152
Parallax 339
84% 241 fps
MRender 122
Gravity 236
Splatting 170
76% 176 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 83%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$98
419GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
84.7% Excellent
Read 376
Write 326
Mixed 325
76% 343 MB/s
4K Read 37.3
4K Write 67.9
4K Mixed 33.5
135% 46.2 MB/s
DQ Read 222
DQ Write 164
DQ Mixed 130
114% 172 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 84.7%
Great: 134%
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$328
181GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B0QBXX7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
199% Outstanding
Read 1,514
Write 1,017
Mixed 1,188
275% 1,240 MB/s
4K Read 40.5
4K Write 142
4K Mixed 48.4
198% 76.9 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 207
198% 312 MB/s
Poor: 164%
This bench: 199%
Great: 276%
Intel SS DSC2BF180A4L 180GB
38GB free
Firmware: LADi
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
48.3% Average
Read 360
Write 150
Mixed 186
51% 232 MB/s
4K Read 18.7
4K Write 35.2
4K Mixed 14.8
66% 22.9 MB/s
DQ Read 102
DQ Write 123
DQ Mixed 45.4
53% 90.2 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 48.3%
Great: 66%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
541GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
77.6% Very good
Read 123
Write 147
Mixed 104
93% 125 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 5.25
4K Mixed 0.57
182% 2.1 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 77.6%
Great: 110%
WD Re 2TB-$56
142GB free
Firmware: 01.01D01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
53.8% Above average
Read 93.7
Write 93
Mixed 79.5
67% 88.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 2.87
4K Mixed 0.49
136% 1.35 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 53.8%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
108% Outstanding
MC Read 38.1
MC Write 41.7
MC Mixed 34.2
109% 38 GB/s
SC Read 22.6
SC Write 45.9
SC Mixed 33.8
97% 34.1 GB/s
Latency 51.9
77% 51.9 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 108%
Great: 130%
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 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 5,658 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7 - $136

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $1,024
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HDDRAMUSB
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