Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 86.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics77.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive82.2% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-HD3  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160223
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 05:09
Run Duration104 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 20%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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-$288
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
86.4% Excellent
SC Int 112
SC Float 115
SC Mixed 107
89% 111 Pts
QC Int 411
QC Float 477
QC Mixed 450
101% 446 Pts
MC Int 590
MC Float 674
MC Mixed 622
94% 629 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$220
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 2201 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 397.93
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
77.1% Very good
Lighting 241
Reflection 207
Parallax 224
73% 224 fps
MRender 166
Gravity 223
Splatting 174
80% 188 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 77.1%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 275GB-$85
66GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR031 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
82.2% Excellent
Read 484
Write 331
Mixed 338
85% 384 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 72.5
4K Mixed 24.6
110% 41.3 MB/s
DQ Read 231
DQ Write 196
DQ Mixed 40.4
77% 156 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 95%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$60
825GB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
94.2% Outstanding
Read 171
Write 158
Mixed 158
122% 162 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 1.58
4K Mixed 0.16
69% 0.76 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 94.2%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$130
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (10th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
67.7% Good
MC Read 26.2
MC Write 27.4
MC Mixed 20.4
70% 24.7 GB/s
SC Read 12.1
SC Write 16.2
SC Mixed 19.5
46% 15.9 GB/s
Latency 65.8
61% 65.8 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 67.7%
Great: 109%
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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 2,298 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3 - $77

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $845
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HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $130SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $130SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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