Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (25th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 75 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 72.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics107% 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 Drive28.3% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 6  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151016
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 03:29
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing below expectations (25th 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-$231
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
72.8% Very good
SC Int 96.8
SC Float 104
SC Mixed 98.9
80% 99.8 Pts
QC Int 372
QC Float 411
QC Mixed 380
88% 387 Pts
MC Int 387
MC Float 412
MC Mixed 389
59% 396 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 72.8%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$360
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Lighting 344
Reflection 327
Parallax 343
106% 338 fps
MRender 181
Gravity 336
Splatting 217
107% 245 fps
Poor: 103%
This bench: 107%
Great: 128%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Spcc Solid State Disk 120GB
7GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S9FM02.6 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
28.3% Poor
Read 284
Write 26.1
Mixed 34.6
24% 115 MB/s
4K Read 20.9
4K Write 23.4
4K Mixed 4.47
50% 16.2 MB/s
DQ Read 22.7
DQ Write 41.3
DQ Mixed 3.55
11% 22.5 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 28.3%
Great: 85%
Seagate ST3250410AS 250GB-$37
58GB free
Firmware: 3.AAA Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
50.8% Above average
Read 90.8
Write 86.2
Mixed 83.7
65% 86.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 1.28
4K Mixed 0.3
80% 0.71 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 50.8%
Great: 55%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2133 C15 2x8GB-$121
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
52.5% Above average
MC Read 20.3
MC Write 18.6
MC Mixed 16.8
53% 18.6 GB/s
SC Read 11.8
SC Write 17.4
SC Mixed 15.9
43% 15 GB/s
Latency 85.6
47% 85.6 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 52.5%
Great: 80%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 93%
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Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $848
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