Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 120%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 85.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics114% 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 Drive270% 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
SystemGigabyte Z170-HD3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-HD3  (all builds)
Memory28.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime1.7 Days
Run DateApr 16 '18 at 17:25
Run Duration178 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
85.3% Excellent
SC Int 112
SC Float 119
SC Mixed 115
92% 115 Pts
QC Int 383
QC Float 460
QC Mixed 447
97% 430 Pts
MC Int 436
MC Float 462
MC Mixed 446
67% 448 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$332
CLim: 2176 MHz, MLim: 2157 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Lighting 371
Reflection 323
Parallax 383
116% 359 fps
MRender 206
Gravity 330
Splatting 240
112% 259 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 114%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$170
94GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B6QCXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
270% Outstanding
Read 1,989
Write 1,760
Mixed 1,573
395% 1,774 MB/s
4K Read 48.6
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 57
218% 80.1 MB/s
DQ Read 411
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 180
188% 309 MB/s
Poor: 169%
This bench: 270%
Great: 351%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$85
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 195
Write 165
Mixed 170
133% 177 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 1.78
4K Mixed 0.23
89% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 103%
Great: 116%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$39
929GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 200
Write 171
Mixed 145
129% 172 MB/s
4K Read 0.94
4K Write 1.85
4K Mixed 0.29
106% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 106%
Great: 114%
WD WD10S21X-24R1BT0-SSHD-8GB 1TB
180GB free
Firmware: 03.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 16% Great: 57%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport LT DDR4 2400 C16 4x8GB-$250
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
85.7% Excellent
MC Read 30.1
MC Write 33.3
MC Mixed 29.1
88% 30.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 31.8
SC Mixed 25.5
71% 24.9 GB/s
Latency 68
59% 68 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 85.7%
Great: 88%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170-HD3-CF Builds (Compare 2,419 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3 - $77

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $810
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