Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 94%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 88.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics120% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive305% 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.
Memory48GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 48GB 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory33.7 GB free of 48 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180309
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 14 '21 at 16:32
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%
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 PC Performing above expectations (74th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$319
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
88.2% Excellent
Memory 92.4
1-Core 129
2-Core 249
90% 157 Pts
4-Core 452
8-Core 690
73% 571 Pts
64-Core 694
47% 694 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$510
MSI(1462 3860) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 471.11
Performing below potential (70th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
120% Outstanding
Lighting 155
Reflection 151
Parallax 147
125% 151 fps
MRender 189
Gravity 132
Splatting 113
113% 145 fps
Poor: 104%
This bench: 120%
Great: 126%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SHGP31-500GM-2 500GB
160GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4106
SusWrite @10s intervals: 343 340 342 339 340 342 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
305% Outstanding
Read 2,000
Write 350
Mixed 522
SusWrite 341
174% 803 MB/s
4K Read 152
4K Write 264
4K Mixed 157
572% 191 MB/s
DQ Read 885
DQ Write 355
DQ Mixed 396
352% 545 MB/s
Poor: 176%
This bench: 305%
Great: 360%
Samsung 860 EVO M.2 250GB
106GB free
Firmware: RVT24B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 335 328 230 185 190 191 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 492
Mixed 467
SusWrite 243
96% 429 MB/s
4K Read 51.6
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 69.3
236% 83.6 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 361
272% 364 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 125%
Great: 124%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
2.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 331 327 229 185 190 191 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 55% Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMH32GX4M2D3600C18 029E CMK16GX4M2B3000C15 029E CMH32GX4M2D3600C18 029E CMK16GX4M2B3000C15 48GB
3200, 3200, 3200, 3200 MHz
16384, 8192, 16384, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
100% Outstanding
MC Read 36
MC Write 39.7
MC Mixed 31.5
102% 35.7 GB/s
SC Read 21.3
SC Write 44.5
SC Mixed 29.7
91% 31.8 GB/s
Latency 63.3
63% 63.3 ns
Poor: 100%
This bench: 100%
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 5,724 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 60%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7 - $191

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,107
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