Gigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 87.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics25.9% 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 Drive107% 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.
Very high background CPU (31%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
10 months ago, 10 months ago.
SystemGigabyte Z170XP-SLI
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150724
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateNov 17 '16 at 21:31
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User ZAF-User
Background CPU 31%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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-$290
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
87.8% Excellent
SC Int 121
SC Float 127
SC Mixed 118
98% 122 Pts
QC Int 427
QC Float 441
QC Mixed 443
99% 437 Pts
MC Int 572
MC Float 628
MC Mixed 627
91% 609 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 87.8%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 650 Ti Boost-$140
EVGA(3842 3658) 2GB
Driver: nvd3dumx Ver. 21.21.13.7586
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
25.9% Poor
Lighting 65.2
Reflection 54.6
Parallax 86.8
23% 68.9 fps
MRender 62.4
Gravity 78.4
Splatting 57.2
28% 66 fps
Poor: 22%
This bench: 25.9%
Great: 26%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$120
123GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 459
Mixed 486
108% 486 MB/s
4K Read 33.9
4K Write 93
4K Mixed 41.3
154% 56.1 MB/s
DQ Read 214
DQ Write 296
DQ Mixed 131
134% 214 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 107%
Great: 122%
Seagate Desktop HDD 4TB (2013)-$100
3TB free
Firmware: 0001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5980 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 178
Mixed 149
127% 169 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 2.28
4K Mixed 0.26
102% 1.09 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 103%
Great: 94%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$56
37GB free
Firmware: CC47 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
86.3% Excellent
Read 157
Write 144
Mixed 119
105% 140 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 1.68
4K Mixed 0.32
86% 0.82 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
72.5% Very good
MC Read 25.8
MC Write 28.2
MC Mixed 23
73% 25.7 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 26.5
SC Mixed 21.1
60% 21.1 GB/s
Latency 65.2
61% 65.2 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 72.5%
Great: 97%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 94%
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Desktop
Desktop 80%
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Workstation
Workstation 54%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $963
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