Gigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 89.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics71.3% 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.
High background CPU (28%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z170XP-SLI
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170630
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 16 '18 at 07:37
Run Duration332 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 28%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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 i7-7700K-$355
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
89.4% Excellent
SC Int 128
SC Float 129
SC Mixed 131
104% 129 Pts
QC Int 362
QC Float 457
QC Mixed 433
94% 417 Pts
MC Int 582
MC Float 635
MC Mixed 624
92% 614 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 89.4%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$220
CLim: 1350 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
71.3% Very good
Lighting 211
Reflection 184
Parallax 284
73% 226 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 202
Splatting 132
70% 161 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 71.3%
Great: 75%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba MK5076GSX 500GB-$54
244GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GS001C Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
32.4% Below average
Read 54.4
Write 58.3
Mixed 50
41% 54.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.43
4K Write 1.09
4K Mixed 0.26
68% 0.59 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 32.4%
Great: 42%
WD Blue 320GB (2007)-$19
133GB free
Firmware: 01.03E01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
37.3% Below average
Read 76.6
Write 53
Mixed 69.8
50% 66.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.46
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.28
84% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 37.3%
Great: 59%
Kingston DataTraveler SE9 USB 2.0 16GB-$4
8GB free, PID 6545
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
6.55% Terrible
Read 23.5
Write 7.4
Mixed 6.42
12% 12.4 MB/s
4K Read 6.47
4K Write 0.004
4K Mixed 0.01
24% 2.16 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.55%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$173
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
93.4% Outstanding
MC Read 35.2
MC Write 35.5
MC Mixed 27.4
93% 32.7 GB/s
SC Read 20.8
SC Write 36.4
SC Mixed 29.6
83% 28.9 GB/s
Latency 50.6
79% 50.6 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 93.4%
Great: 108%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170XP-SLI-CF Builds (Compare 2,772 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $938
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