Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 5

Performance Results

Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop 63%
Workstation 48%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics3.94% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive56.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 7 years and 10 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
10 months ago, 10 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory23.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20150723
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 23 '16 at 07:09
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User UZB-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th 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 i7-6700-$306
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
71.8% Very good
SC Int 94.9
SC Float 95.2
SC Mixed 99.8
77% 96.6 Pts
QC Int 322
QC Float 373
QC Mixed 351
79% 348 Pts
MC Int 517
MC Float 586
MC Mixed 563
83% 555 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 71.8%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 730
Asus(1043 84F6) 2GB
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver.
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
3.94% Terrible
Lighting 12.3
Reflection 12.9
Parallax 10.6
4% 11.9 fps
MRender 11.9
Gravity 13.1
Splatting 7
6% 10.7 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 3.94%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston G SV300S37A/120G 120GB
2GB free
Firmware: 2015 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
56.8% Above average
Read 455
Write 137
Mixed 216
59% 270 MB/s
4K Read 21.4
4K Write 97.3
4K Mixed 3.02
88% 40.6 MB/s
DQ Read 142
DQ Write 144
DQ Mixed 14.5
46% 100 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 56.8%
Great: 90%
Toshiba P300 2TB-$75
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4O Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 169
Mixed 156
127% 169 MB/s
4K Read 1.07
4K Write 2.09
4K Mixed 0.24
110% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 101%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 4x8GB-$240
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
69.6% Good
MC Read 24.3
MC Write 27
MC Mixed 22.8
70% 24.7 GB/s
SC Read 15
SC Write 26.3
SC Mixed 20.9
59% 20.7 GB/s
Latency 73.8
54% 73.8 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 120%
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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 5 Builds (Compare 1,630 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 66%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 5 - $149

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,067
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