Gigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 86%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics92% 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 Drive127% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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 Z170-Gaming K3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3-CF  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 10 '20 at 19:46
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing above expectations (79th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-7600K-$251
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
88.2% Excellent
Memory 96.6
1-Core 128
2-Core 252
92% 159 Pts
4-Core 461
8-Core 467
63% 464 Pts
64-Core 468
31% 468 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$314
Gigabyte(1458 3FC1) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2235 MHz, MLim: 4000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 451.67
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
92% Outstanding
Lighting 351
Reflection 293
Parallax 389
92% 344 fps
MRender 323
Gravity 311
Splatting 191
92% 275 fps
Poor: 74%
This bench: 92%
Great: 92%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$43
33GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 295 313 314 315 310 297 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 491
Mixed 462
SusWrite 308
100% 444 MB/s
4K Read 50.1
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 66.7
229% 81.6 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 360
271% 363 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 127%
Great: 127%
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$31
78GB free
Firmware: Z33130RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 286 332 115 133 91 99 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
81.3% Excellent
Read 486
Write 436
Mixed 383
SusWrite 176
83% 370 MB/s
4K Read 27.6
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 23.5
137% 58.1 MB/s
DQ Read 182
DQ Write 310
DQ Mixed 34
86% 175 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 81.3%
Great: 86%
Toshiba P300 3TB-$140
902GB free
Firmware: MX6OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 137 135 137 137 136 137 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
78.6% Very good
Read 137
Write 133
Mixed 22.2
SusWrite 137
77% 107 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.7
158% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3600 C18 2x8GB-$69
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
110% Outstanding
MC Read 39.2
MC Write 46
MC Mixed 32.8
112% 39.3 GB/s
SC Read 21.3
SC Write 44
SC Mixed 31.8
92% 32.4 GB/s
Latency 52
77% 52 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 110%
Great: 111%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170-Gaming K3-CF Builds (Compare 944 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170-Gaming K3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $754
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