Gigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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.
Graphics70.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive82.1% 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.
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z170-Gaming K3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3-CF  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161020
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 19 '17 at 14:26
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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 i5-6600K-$209
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
103% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 138
111% 139 Pts
QC Int 529
QC Float 561
QC Mixed 544
123% 545 Pts
MC Int 528
MC Float 563
MC Mixed 540
81% 544 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 103%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$193
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
70.6% Very good
Lighting 216
Reflection 188
Parallax 202
65% 202 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 207
Splatting 164
75% 174 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 70.6%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra Plus 128GB-$107
19GB free
Firmware: X2306RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
82.1% Excellent
Read 434
Write 256
Mixed 236
68% 309 MB/s
4K Read 34.5
4K Write 89.1
4K Mixed 23.7
130% 49.1 MB/s
DQ Read 318
DQ Write 174
DQ Mixed 45.3
87% 179 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 82.1%
Great: 81%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$55
931GB free
Firmware: CC47 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 180
Write 174
Mixed 166
130% 173 MB/s
4K Read 0.84
4K Write 2.01
4K Mixed 0.38
114% 1.08 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 101%
Great: 107%
Seagate ST3500312CS 500GB-$23
104GB free
Firmware: SC13 Max speed: SATA 1.0 150 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
31.4% Below average
Read 54.1
Write 55
Mixed 53.1
41% 54.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 1.36
4K Mixed 0.5
102% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 31.4%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x8GB-$153
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
94.9% Outstanding
MC Read 34.3
MC Write 36.7
MC Mixed 30.2
96% 33.7 GB/s
SC Read 20.8
SC Write 37.9
SC Mixed 28.6
83% 29.1 GB/s
Latency 59.2
68% 59.2 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 94.9%
Great: 95%
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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-Gaming K3-CF Builds (Compare 727 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-Z170-Gaming K3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $962
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