Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 83%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (88th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 12 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 102%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics81.4% 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 Drive73.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z170-HD3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-HD3  (all builds)
Memory14.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 01 '17 at 08:05
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing way above expectations (88th 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 i5-7600K-$200
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
102% Outstanding
SC Int 141
SC Float 150
SC Mixed 145
116% 145 Pts
QC Int 559
QC Float 589
QC Mixed 516
126% 555 Pts
MC Int 557
MC Float 591
MC Mixed 583
86% 577 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 102%
Great: 114%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$260
EVGA(3842 6264) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 2252 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 382.33
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
81.4% Excellent
Lighting 261
Reflection 219
Parallax 249
79% 243 fps
MRender 171
Gravity 232
Splatting 177
83% 193 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 81.4%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$79
173GB free
Firmware: Z32080RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
73.2% Very good
Read 511
Write 399
Mixed 409
98% 440 MB/s
4K Read 19.2
4K Write 81.5
4K Mixed 0.04
72% 33.6 MB/s
DQ Read 137
DQ Write 277
DQ Mixed 6.31
62% 140 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 82%
WD WD1001FALS-00Y6A0 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
81% Excellent
Read 160
Write 122
Mixed 137
105% 140 MB/s
4K Read 0.83
4K Write 2.05
4K Mixed 0.25
100% 1.04 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 81%
Great: 89%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$63
843GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
91.4% Outstanding
Read 162
Write 156
Mixed 147
117% 155 MB/s
4K Read 1.23
4K Write 2.02
4K Mixed 0.29
121% 1.18 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 91.4%
Great: 78%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2400 C15 4x4GB-$192
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 37.7
MC Write 41
MC Mixed 33.8
107% 37.5 GB/s
SC Read 22.6
SC Write 43
SC Mixed 30.8
92% 32.1 GB/s
Latency 52.8
76% 52.8 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 105%
Great: 107%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170-HD3-CF Builds (Compare 1,689 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3 - $77

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $953
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