Gigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 93.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics50.6% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive87.9% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemGigabyte Z170XP-SLI
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150724
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 29 '16 at 18:01
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User JPN-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing as expected (44th 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-$270
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
93.5% Outstanding
SC Int 128
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 126
104% 129 Pts
QC Int 446
QC Float 473
QC Mixed 472
105% 464 Pts
MC Int 607
MC Float 692
MC Mixed 650
97% 650 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 93.5%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX Titan Black-$1,000
Nvidia(10DE 1066) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver. 10.18.13.6143
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
50.6% Above average
Lighting 178
Reflection 118
Parallax 251
63% 182 fps
MRender 119
Gravity 109
Splatting 54.3
41% 94.2 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 50.6%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$86
174GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
87.9% Excellent
Read 499
Write 396
Mixed 412
97% 436 MB/s
4K Read 39.2
4K Write 91.6
4K Mixed 24.2
139% 51.7 MB/s
DQ Read 37.9
DQ Write 95.4
DQ Mixed 64.3
50% 65.9 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 87.9%
Great: 117%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$66
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
80.9% Excellent
Read 138
Write 144
Mixed 138
105% 140 MB/s
4K Read 0.61
4K Write 2.34
4K Mixed 0.27
99% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 80.9%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x8GB-$185
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
75.4% Very good
MC Read 27.4
MC Write 28.9
MC Mixed 23.3
76% 26.5 GB/s
SC Read 18.5
SC Write 25.6
SC Mixed 24.6
65% 22.9 GB/s
Latency 64
62% 64 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 75.4%
Great: 95%
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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 2,320 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,010
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