Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 104%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics71.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-HD3  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160223
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 01:22
Run Duration82 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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 i5-6600K-$238
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
104% Outstanding
SC Int 118
SC Float 140
SC Mixed 139
106% 133 Pts
QC Int 524
QC Float 549
QC Mixed 545
122% 539 Pts
MC Int 526
MC Float 560
MC Mixed 544
81% 543 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 104%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$249
CLim: 2113 MHz, MLim: 2252 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
71.2% Very good
Lighting 238
Reflection 215
Parallax 225
72% 226 fps
MRender 162
Gravity 170
Splatting 174
70% 168 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 71.2%
Great: 78%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba P300 2TB-$63
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: MX4OACF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
99.8% Outstanding
Read 173
Write 175
Mixed 143
123% 164 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 1.63
4K Mixed 0.17
80% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 99.8%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D240FSC.16FBD 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
59.1% Above average
MC Read 20.5
MC Write 22.3
MC Mixed 19.4
59% 20.7 GB/s
SC Read 14.5
SC Write 22.3
SC Mixed 18.3
52% 18.4 GB/s
Latency 82.2
49% 82.2 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 59.1%
Great: 104%
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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 2,175 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3 - $77

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $895
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