Gigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 22%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 86.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics12.9% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive95% 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160310
Uptime4.4 Days
Run DateSep 07 '18 at 04:17
Run Duration171 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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 (49th percentile)
86.5% Excellent
SC Int 122
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 128
96% 120 Pts
QC Int 470
QC Float 446
QC Mixed 409
100% 441 Pts
MC Int 617
MC Float 709
MC Mixed 673
100% 666 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 86.5%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 6770
Sapphire(174B 1482) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
12.9% Very poor
Lighting 46
Reflection 29.5
Parallax 41.7
14% 39.1 fps
MRender 22.2
Gravity 34.4
Splatting 29.2
12% 28.6 fps
Poor: 6%
This bench: 12.9%
Great: 13%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Trion 150 960GB-$282
192GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFZ12.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 422 315 208 142 119 257 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
95% Outstanding
Read 482
Write 444
Mixed 331
SusWrite 244
84% 375 MB/s
4K Read 31.2
4K Write 97.1
4K Mixed 40.4
150% 56.2 MB/s
DQ Read 347
DQ Write 306
DQ Mixed 197
183% 283 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 95%
Great: 103%
SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB-$200
396GB free
Firmware: X21200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 444 458 457 463 465 445 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 448
Write 421
Mixed 269
SusWrite 455
90% 398 MB/s
4K Read 36
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 41.7
164% 61.5 MB/s
DQ Read 366
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 161
172% 286 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 111%
Great: 114%
WD Black 2TB (2010)-$118
1.5TB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 128 129 131 129 122 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
76.8% Very good
Read 140
Write 126
Mixed 114
SusWrite 128
94% 127 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.8
185% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$130
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (26th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
74.4% Very good
MC Read 26.8
MC Write 28.2
MC Mixed 23.2
74% 26.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.8
SC Write 28.5
SC Mixed 23.6
67% 23.3 GB/s
Latency 66.4
60% 66.4 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 74.4%
Great: 104%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5 Builds (Compare 1,553 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 GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5 - $186

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $1,009
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HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $130SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $869SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $130SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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