Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
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 brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics99.9% 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 Drive59% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Run History
26 days ago, 23 days ago.
MotherboardGigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3  (all builds)
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160603
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 10 '19 at 06:51
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700K-$298
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
77.2% Very good
1-Core 123
2-Core 235
85% 179 Pts
4-Core 404
8-Core 606
65% 505 Pts
64-Core 630
42% 630 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 77.2%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.30
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
99.9% Outstanding
Lighting 378
Reflection 353
Parallax 376
99% 369 fps
MRender 231
Gravity 375
Splatting 235
100% 280 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 99.9%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$33
43GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z33130RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 38 64 32 38 26 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
59% Above average
Read 461
Write 364
Mixed 118
SusWrite 47.6
55% 248 MB/s
4K Read 20.3
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 20.9
111% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 175
DQ Write 36.1
DQ Mixed 32.8
43% 81.2 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 59%
Great: 87%
Toshiba P300 3TB-$109
264GB free
Firmware: MX6OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 114 116 116 116 116 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
56.8% Above average
Read 82
Write 85.5
Mixed 10.5
SusWrite 116
53% 73.4 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
170% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 56.8%
Great: 109%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$43
114GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 106 105 104 104 105 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
56.5% Above average
Read 91.8
Write 80.8
Mixed 21.8
SusWrite 105
54% 74.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.6
122% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 56.5%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
77.1% Very good
MC Read 29.8
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 22.4
77% 26.9 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 28.8
SC Mixed 24.2
68% 23.7 GB/s
Latency 56.8
70% 56.8 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 77.1%
Great: 89%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170X-Gaming 3 Builds (Compare 7,307 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z170X-GAMING 3 - $320

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,146
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