Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 85.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics75.1% 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 Drive72.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
MotherboardGigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160301
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 11 '18 at 19:15
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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-$278
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
85.8% Excellent
SC Int 119
SC Float 128
SC Mixed 124
99% 124 Pts
QC Int 390
QC Float 452
QC Mixed 412
95% 418 Pts
MC Int 612
MC Float 694
MC Mixed 663
98% 656 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 85.8%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$245
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
75.1% Very good
Lighting 243
Reflection 207
Parallax 217
72% 222 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 220
Splatting 171
77% 180 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$65
60GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 608ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 107 104 101 105 105 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
72.7% Very good
Read 201
Write 149
Mixed 180
SusWrite 105
36% 159 MB/s
4K Read 35.6
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 43.4
172% 65.7 MB/s
DQ Read 106
DQ Write 148
DQ Mixed 114
90% 122 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 72.7%
Great: 71%
Samsung Spinpoint F4 2TB-$145
2TB free
Firmware: 1AQ10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 120 121 126 127 122 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
69.8% Good
Read 121
Write 117
Mixed 51.7
SusWrite 123
75% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 1
155% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 69.8%
Great: 73%
SanDisk SDSSDA240G 240GB
147GB free, PID 2773
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 137 99 112 109 102 109 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
141% Outstanding
Read 240
Write 220
Mixed 107
SusWrite 111
216% 170 MB/s
4K Read 13.5
4K Write 25.7
4K Mixed 11.2
1,305% 16.8 MB/s
DQ Read 14.6
DQ Write 30.1
DQ Mixed 11.8
1,479% 18.8 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 141%
Great: 141%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2133 C15 2x8GB-$128
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (36th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
67.3% Good
MC Read 25.5
MC Write 25.7
MC Mixed 19.5
67% 23.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 24.4
SC Mixed 20.3
58% 20.1 GB/s
Latency 65.5
61% 65.5 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 79%
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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 3 Builds (Compare 4,167 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3 - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $1,127
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