Gigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics82.5% 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 Drive220% 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.
Run History
1 month ago, 26 days ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150810
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 20 '21 at 22:58
Run Duration163 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-6600K-$199
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
78.8% Very good
Memory 83.7
1-Core 116
2-Core 223
81% 141 Pts
4-Core 426
8-Core 432
58% 429 Pts
64-Core 429
29% 429 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 78.8%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-Ti-$560
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 466.11
Performing below potential (68th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
82.5% Excellent
Lighting 103
Reflection 116
Parallax 103
84% 107 fps
MRender 99.8
Gravity 101
Splatting 90.6
81% 97.1 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 82.5%
Great: 90%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial P5 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$76
251GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P4CR324 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 736 1360 731 657 509 364 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
220% Outstanding
Read 1,641
Write 1,058
Mixed 950
SusWrite 726
244% 1,094 MB/s
4K Read 51.8
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 68.9
230% 80.1 MB/s
DQ Read 885
DQ Write 838
DQ Mixed 931
680% 885 MB/s
Poor: 176%
This bench: 220%
Great: 345%
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$37
120GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 194 329 351 356 356 358 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
80.4% Excellent
Read 439
Write 349
Mixed 251
SusWrite 324
76% 341 MB/s
4K Read 27.3
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 13.3
113% 47.9 MB/s
DQ Read 196
DQ Write 298
DQ Mixed 87.5
111% 194 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 84%
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$37
136GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 197 338 356 360 360 362 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
82.5% Excellent
Read 444
Write 350
Mixed 248
SusWrite 329
77% 343 MB/s
4K Read 27.9
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 14
115% 48.4 MB/s
DQ Read 239
DQ Write 298
DQ Mixed 88.6
117% 208 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 82.5%
Great: 84%
HGST Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 1TB
824GB free
Firmware: JA0OA590
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 102 104 104 104 103 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
57.2% Above average
Read 98.9
Write 93.9
Mixed 38
SusWrite 100
60% 82.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
117% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 57.2%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2400 C12 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
76.9% Very good
MC Read 27.3
MC Write 30
MC Mixed 24.8
78% 27.4 GB/s
SC Read 16.2
SC Write 30.3
SC Mixed 24.1
67% 23.5 GB/s
Latency 73.9
54% 73.9 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 89%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5 Builds (Compare 1,501 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5 - $135

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $1,039
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