Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 100%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 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 103%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics108% 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 Drive107% 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-Z170X-Gaming 7  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160826
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateNov 16 '16 at 23:18
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd 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-$309
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
103% Outstanding
SC Int 133
SC Float 140
SC Mixed 136
109% 136 Pts
QC Int 505
QC Float 534
QC Mixed 525
118% 521 Pts
MC Int 685
MC Float 775
MC Mixed 742
110% 734 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 103%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
Driver: nvd3dumx Ver. 21.21.13.7570
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
108% Outstanding
Lighting 363
Reflection 316
Parallax 321
108% 334 fps
MRender 209
Gravity 316
Splatting 232
109% 252 fps
Poor: 86%
This bench: 108%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial M550 256GB-$152
41GB free
Firmware: MU02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 523
Write 474
Mixed 476
110% 491 MB/s
4K Read 32.6
4K Write 129
4K Mixed 22.6
147% 61.3 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 319
DQ Mixed 57.4
120% 245 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 107%
Great: 110%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$80
928GB free
Firmware: 05.00K05 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
66% Good
Read 126
Write 104
Mixed 105
84% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.79
4K Write 2.54
4K Mixed 0.52
138% 1.28 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 66%
Great: 78%
WD Red 2TB (2012)-$85
620GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
73.1% Very good
Read 125
Write 130
Mixed 116
93% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 2.13
4K Mixed 0.23
87% 0.96 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3600 C17 2x8GB-$177
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
114% Outstanding
MC Read 42.7
MC Write 45.9
MC Mixed 31.6
114% 40.1 GB/s
SC Read 24.1
SC Write 48.8
SC Mixed 34.6
102% 35.8 GB/s
Latency 45.4
88% 45.4 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 114%
Great: 114%
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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 7 Builds (Compare 5,411 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7 - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,134
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