Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (27th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 73 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics32.1% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive58.5% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-HD3P  (all builds)
Memory4.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit barev
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151016
Uptime1 Days
Run DateJan 07 '18 at 17:21
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing below expectations (27th 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 i5-6500-$211
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
71.8% Very good
SC Int 94.1
SC Float 105
SC Mixed 102
80% 101 Pts
QC Int 365
QC Float 388
QC Mixed 368
85% 373 Pts
MC Int 382
MC Float 385
MC Mixed 367
57% 378 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 71.8%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 950-$170
CLim: 1468 MHz, MLim: 1652 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
32.1% Below average
Lighting 99.6
Reflection 84.7
Parallax 96.6
30% 93.6 fps
MRender 76.3
Gravity 87
Splatting 70.8
33% 78 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 32.1%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX200 240GB-$230
94GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU02.6 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
58.5% Above average
Read 473
Write 244
Mixed 268
72% 328 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 41.6
4K Mixed 13.2
78% 26.9 MB/s
DQ Read 28.5
DQ Write 55
DQ Mixed 13
18% 32.2 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 58.5%
Great: 93%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$38
63GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
73.4% Very good
Read 112
Write 144
Mixed 121
94% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 2.29
4K Mixed 0.3
92% 1 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 73.4%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 1x8GB-$178
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - ensure that an XMP BIOS profile is enabled
34.4% Below average
MC Read 10.8
MC Write 11.6
MC Mixed 10
31% 10.8 GB/s
SC Read 10.6
SC Write 12.9
SC Mixed 10.9
33% 11.5 GB/s
Latency 64.9
62% 64.9 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 34.4%
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-Z170-HD3P-CF Builds (Compare 4,172 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3P - $92

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $893
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $38Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $167SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $11
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