Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 109%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics68.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive86.6% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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)
Memory14.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 05:33
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (80th 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-$299
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
109% Outstanding
SC Int 139
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 141
113% 141 Pts
QC Int 551
QC Float 572
QC Mixed 563
127% 562 Pts
MC Int 708
MC Float 796
MC Mixed 755
113% 753 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 109%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290X-$549
Asus(1043 0472) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
68.9% Good
Lighting 213
Reflection 156
Parallax 275
73% 215 fps
MRender 124
Gravity 174
Splatting 173
66% 157 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 74%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intenso SSD 240GB
193GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q0831C0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
86.6% Excellent
Read 508
Write 457
Mixed 489
108% 485 MB/s
4K Read 32.5
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 9.04
128% 55.8 MB/s
DQ Read 31.9
DQ Write 101
DQ Mixed 9.5
24% 47.3 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 106%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$42
931GB free
Firmware: CC4G Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 215
Write 204
Mixed 179
150% 199 MB/s
4K Read 1.14
4K Write 1.77
4K Mixed 0.43
128% 1.11 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 120%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2800 C16 Series 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
93.9% Outstanding
MC Read 33.2
MC Write 37.2
MC Mixed 28
94% 32.8 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 40.3
SC Mixed 29.8
88% 30.7 GB/s
Latency 55.6
72% 55.6 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 93.9%
Great: 97%
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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 3 Builds (Compare 4,452 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 - $336

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $1,153
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