Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 110%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 91.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics9.2% 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 Drive189% 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.
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)
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colori
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 06 '17 at 11:02
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
91.1% Outstanding
SC Int 130
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 133
107% 133 Pts
QC Int 407
QC Float 427
QC Mixed 433
96% 422 Pts
MC Int 659
MC Float 747
MC Mixed 712
106% 706 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 91.1%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64 Ver. 21.20.16.4627
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
9.2% Terrible
Lighting 23.6
Reflection 30
Parallax 25
8% 26.2 fps
MRender 21.2
Gravity 20.5
Splatting 37.3
10% 26.3 fps
Poor: 6%
This bench: 9.2%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 250GB-$140
70GB free
Firmware: MAT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
65.7% Good
Read 353
Write 211
Mixed 213
57% 259 MB/s
4K Read 33
4K Write 50.8
4K Mixed 22.4
106% 35.4 MB/s
DQ Read 202
DQ Write 123
DQ Mixed 65
75% 130 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 65.7%
Great: 89%
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$334
86GB free
Firmware: 2B0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
189% Outstanding
Read 1,776
Write 895
Mixed 1,104
277% 1,258 MB/s
4K Read 37.8
4K Write 139
4K Mixed 28.2
167% 68.2 MB/s
DQ Read 340
DQ Write 321
DQ Mixed 29.4
105% 230 MB/s
Poor: 129%
This bench: 189%
Great: 226%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 1TB
618GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 188
Write 179
Mixed 174
136% 180 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 3.5
4K Mixed 0.63
157% 1.55 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 105%
Great: 155%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 DDR4 3000 C15 4x4GB-$167
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
71% Very good
MC Read 25.2
MC Write 27.2
MC Mixed 21.6
70% 24.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 28.9
SC Mixed 22.2
66% 22.9 GB/s
Latency 67.2
60% 67.2 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 71%
Great: 125%
Take a copy of your results

 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
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $307Nvidia GTX 1070 $400Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $99
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $291AMD RX 480 $265Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $130
Intel Core i5-7600K $217Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $275Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $155
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $718SanDisk Extreme 64GB $45
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $83Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $140SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $55HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $140SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $13
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback