Gigabyte GA-Z170N-Gaming 5

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 75.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics92.1% 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 Drive86.4% 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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170N-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160425
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 19 '16 at 15:54
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing as expected (45th 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-$215
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
75.7% Very good
SC Int 110
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 113
90% 113 Pts
QC Int 343
QC Float 370
QC Mixed 376
82% 363 Pts
MC Int 402
MC Float 428
MC Mixed 411
62% 414 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 75.7%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
Driver: nvd3dumx Ver. 21.21.13.7270
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
92.1% Outstanding
Lighting 303
Reflection 68.3
Parallax 280
88% 217 fps
MRender 187
Gravity 284
Splatting 209
99% 227 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 92.1%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$170
327GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
86.4% Excellent
Read 511
Write 403
Mixed 412
98% 442 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 71.9
4K Mixed 22.6
121% 43.4 MB/s
DQ Read 43.5
DQ Write 210
DQ Mixed 111
90% 121 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 119%
OCZ Vertex 460 120GB-$150
111GB free
Firmware: 1.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 501
Write 410
Mixed 439
100% 450 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 33.1
140% 56.9 MB/s
DQ Read 300
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 84.4
130% 243 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 102%
Great: 102%
Samsung Flash Drive 64GB
38GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
30.7% Below average
Read 126
Write 34.6
Mixed 33.2
64% 64.5 MB/s
4K Read 4.93
4K Write 1.24
4K Mixed 0.87
90% 2.35 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 30.7%
Great: 49%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8GX-D4-3000-MR 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
94.2% Outstanding
MC Read 33.5
MC Write 39
MC Mixed 28.8
96% 33.8 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 36.4
SC Mixed 26.5
78% 27.4 GB/s
Latency 59.6
67% 59.6 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 94.2%
Great: 101%
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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 95%
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Desktop
Desktop 87%
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Workstation
Workstation 67%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170N-Gaming 5 - $155

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $881
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