Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 91.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics78.4% 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 Drive211% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory28.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170628
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 20 '20 at 23:05
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 15%
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 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-6600K-$210
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
91.7% Outstanding
Memory 95.6
1-Core 135
2-Core 268
95% 166 Pts
4-Core 510
8-Core 495
69% 502 Pts
64-Core 514
34% 514 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 91.7%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
78.4% Very good
Lighting 99.9
Reflection 113
Parallax 96.5
81% 103 fps
MRender 95.5
Gravity 93.2
Splatting 97.7
76% 95.5 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SX6000LNP 512GB
190GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V9001c00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 589 870 986 946 966 735 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
211% Outstanding
Read 1,791
Write 912
Mixed 772
SusWrite 849
240% 1,081 MB/s
4K Read 39.2
4K Write 164
4K Mixed 52.8
214% 85.2 MB/s
DQ Read 245
DQ Write 747
DQ Mixed 391
329% 461 MB/s
Poor: 111%
This bench: 211%
Great: 247%
Seagate Constellation CS 2TB
2TB free
Firmware: CN02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 160 163 162 163 159 161 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
96% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 154
Mixed 81
SusWrite 161
104% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
153% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 96%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown DDR4 3000 2OZ 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 35.6
MC Write 39.9
MC Mixed 32.8
103% 36.1 GB/s
SC Read 21.6
SC Write 41.3
SC Mixed 29.3
88% 30.7 GB/s
Latency 55.2
72% 55.2 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 101%
Great: 101%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170X-Gaming 7 Builds (Compare 5,736 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7 - $191

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,105
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