Gigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 83%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 105%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics82% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive87.2% 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.
SystemGigabyte Z170XP-SLI
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI  (all builds)
Memory11 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, , 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160307
Uptime13.5 Days
Run DateJun 09 '18 at 07:47
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
105% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 142
114% 142 Pts
QC Int 535
QC Float 568
QC Mixed 548
125% 550 Pts
MC Int 536
MC Float 569
MC Mixed 551
83% 552 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 105%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$195
Nvidia(10DE 1116) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1538 MHz, MLim: 1919 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
82% Excellent
Lighting 373
Reflection 187
Parallax 207
97% 256 fps
MRender 166
Gravity 194
Splatting 134
71% 165 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 82%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX100 500GB-$240
45GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
87.2% Excellent
Read 523
Write 432
Mixed 470
106% 475 MB/s
4K Read 29.2
4K Write 97.3
4K Mixed 22.8
125% 49.8 MB/s
DQ Read 30
DQ Write 107
DQ Mixed 22.3
30% 53 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 110%
Hitachi HUA722020ALA331 2TB
177GB free
Firmware: JKAOA3NH Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
52% Above average
Read 81.5
Write 99.6
Mixed 93.1
69% 91.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.58
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.35
85% 0.71 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 52%
Great: 70%
Hitachi HUA722020ALA331 2TB
18GB free
Firmware: JKAOA3NH Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
41.6% Average
Read 73
Write 71.7
Mixed 64.8
52% 69.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.24
4K Mixed 0.34
81% 0.69 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 41.6%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$125
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
86.4% Excellent
MC Read 30.6
MC Write 32.9
MC Mixed 28.3
87% 30.6 GB/s
SC Read 19.2
SC Write 33.2
SC Mixed 26
75% 26.1 GB/s
Latency 60
67% 60 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 86.4%
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-Z170XP-SLI-CF Builds (Compare 2,761 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-Z170XP-SLI - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $935
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