Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 100%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 98.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics101% 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 Drive98.4% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardGigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3  (all builds)
Memory29.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160301
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 15 '17 at 18:22
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
98.6% Outstanding
SC Int 126
SC Float 133
SC Mixed 130
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 499
QC Float 528
QC Mixed 524
117% 517 Pts
MC Int 505
MC Float 533
MC Mixed 508
77% 515 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 98.6%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 381.65
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Lighting 311
Reflection 288
Parallax 332
98% 310 fps
MRender 205
Gravity 289
Splatting 227
103% 241 fps
Poor: 73%
This bench: 101%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba Q300 480GB-$152
269GB free
Firmware: SAFM11.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
68.4% Good
Read 501
Write 260
Mixed 205
70% 322 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 54.7
4K Mixed 7.29
83% 30.6 MB/s
DQ Read 298
DQ Write 120
DQ Mixed 35.5
72% 151 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 68.4%
Great: 102%
Crucial MX200 SATA M.2 250GB-$90
162GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
98.4% Outstanding
Read 528
Write 387
Mixed 414
98% 443 MB/s
4K Read 32.4
4K Write 93.8
4K Mixed 31.9
140% 52.7 MB/s
DQ Read 291
DQ Write 231
DQ Mixed 39.3
90% 187 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 98.4%
Great: 114%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
866GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 209
Write 167
Mixed 159
134% 178 MB/s
4K Read 1.04
4K Write 2.42
4K Mixed 0.37
129% 1.28 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 108%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport LT DDR4 2400 C16 4x8GB-$181
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
88.3% Excellent
MC Read 31
MC Write 33.8
MC Mixed 29.7
90% 31.5 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 34.8
SC Mixed 25.4
76% 26.5 GB/s
Latency 63.8
63% 63.8 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 88.3%
Great: 88%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170X-Gaming 3 Builds (Compare 5,392 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3 - $296

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $1,126
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $120SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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