Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 82.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics100% 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 Drive105% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardGigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3  (all builds)
Memory4.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150724
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateOct 25 '17 at 10:36
Run Duration216 Seconds
Run User CHL-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
82.4% Excellent
SC Int 1
SC Float 125
SC Mixed 118
65% 81.1 Pts
QC Int 394
QC Float 416
QC Mixed 401
91% 403 Pts
MC Int 569
MC Float 646
MC Mixed 614
91% 610 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 82.4%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$550
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 385.69
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Lighting 327
Reflection 289
Parallax 355
104% 324 fps
MRender 190
Gravity 286
Splatting 196
97% 224 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 100%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$88
78GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 398
Mixed 412
98% 438 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 82.9
4K Mixed 44.7
147% 52.5 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 270
DQ Mixed 104
136% 247 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 105%
Great: 115%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$49
77GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
58.8% Above average
Read 93.8
Write 111
Mixed 97.2
76% 101 MB/s
4K Read 1.15
4K Write 2.54
4K Mixed 0.34
133% 1.34 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 58.8%
Great: 107%
Seagate ST3160815AS 160GB-$20
77GB free
Firmware: 3.CHF Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
57.6% Above average
Read 98.4
Write 102
Mixed 105
77% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.98
4K Write 2.38
4K Mixed 0.24
111% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 57.6%
Great: 42%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 1x8GB-$126
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
35.6% Below average
MC Read 12.4
MC Write 11.4
MC Mixed 10.2
32% 11.3 GB/s
SC Read 11.2
SC Write 11.8
SC Mixed 12.2
34% 11.7 GB/s
Latency 67.8
59% 67.8 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 35.6%
Great: 44%
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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 3 Builds (Compare 3,513 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3 - $155

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $1,178
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