Gigabyte GA-Z170M-D3H

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 78%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
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.
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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170M-D3H  (all builds)
Memory8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151026
Uptime4 Days
Run DateAug 23 '18 at 21:55
Run Duration154 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 23%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd 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-$238
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
78% Very good
SC Int 97.1
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 103
82% 103 Pts
QC Int 409
QC Float 448
QC Mixed 412
96% 423 Pts
MC Int 407
MC Float 444
MC Mixed 419
63% 423 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 78%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$550
EVGA(3842 1996) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
100% Outstanding
Lighting 311
Reflection 292
Parallax 355
101% 319 fps
MRender 196
Gravity 288
Splatting 209
100% 231 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 100%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 438
Write 380
Mixed 344
86% 387 MB/s
4K Read 37.4
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 59.2
194% 71 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 359
270% 360 MB/s
Poor: 69% Great: 123%
WD Blue 3TB (2015)-$90
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 158
Write 75.7
Mixed 87.5
80% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
195% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 47% Great: 97%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
292GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 137
Write 64.3
Mixed 79.8
70% 93.6 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.1
224% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 49% Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$170
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
45.6% Average
MC Read 15.4
MC Write 16.2
MC Mixed 14.6
44% 15.4 GB/s
SC Read 12.6
SC Write 15.5
SC Mixed 14.6
41% 14.2 GB/s
Latency 72.9
55% 72.9 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 45.6%
Great: 87%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170M-D3H-CF Builds (Compare 1,092 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170M-D3H - $117

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $832
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