Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 124%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 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 99.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics46.8% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive243% 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.
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 GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 13:41
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd 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 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
99.9% Outstanding
SC Int 129
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 131
105% 131 Pts
QC Int 499
QC Float 489
QC Mixed 511
113% 500 Pts
MC Int 626
MC Float 743
MC Mixed 692
103% 687 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 99.9%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 770-$279
Nvidia(10DE 1033) 2GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
46.8% Average
Lighting 126
Reflection 100
Parallax 164
43% 130 fps
MRender 112
Gravity 144
Splatting 81.9
49% 113 fps
Poor: 40%
This bench: 46.8%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
24GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
243% Outstanding
Read 2,819
Write 1,002
Mixed 1,046
353% 1,622 MB/s
4K Read 55.9
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 36.5
194% 70.5 MB/s
DQ Read 304
DQ Write 242
DQ Mixed 24.6
86% 190 MB/s
Poor: 144%
This bench: 243%
Great: 235%
WD Green 1.5TB (2010)-$90
1.5TB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
62.3% Good
Read 105
Write 112
Mixed 108
82% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.77
4K Mixed 0.22
87% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 62.3%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown BLS4G4D240FSA.8FBD 029E CMK8GX4M1A2400C16 859B BLS4G4D240FSA.8FBD 16GB
2400, 2400, 2400 MHz
4096, 8192, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
64.7% Good
MC Read 23.3
MC Write 23.5
MC Mixed 19.4
63% 22.1 GB/s
SC Read 16.7
SC Write 24.4
SC Mixed 22.1
60% 21.1 GB/s
Latency 60.5
66% 60.5 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 64.7%
Great: 64%
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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 6,363 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: 109% - Outstanding Total price: $980
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HDDRAMUSB
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