Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 87.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics72.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive273% 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 5  (all builds)
Memory9.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit barev
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime6.2 Days
Run DateFeb 09 '19 at 19:06
Run Duration204 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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-$302
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
87.9% Excellent
SC Int 120
SC Float 126
SC Mixed 122
98% 123 Pts
QC Int 438
QC Float 468
QC Mixed 435
101% 447 Pts
MC Int 576
MC Float 680
MC Mixed 627
94% 628 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 87.9%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$230
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 417.71
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
72.4% Very good
Lighting 228
Reflection 199
Parallax 211
69% 213 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 213
Splatting 161
75% 175 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 72.4%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$130
234GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 876 592 597 606 606 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
273% Outstanding
Read 2,481
Write 2,300
Mixed 1,620
SusWrite 646
393% 1,762 MB/s
4K Read 64.5
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 84.7
282% 97.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,225
DQ Write 883
DQ Mixed 1,036
779% 1,048 MB/s
Poor: 192%
This bench: 273%
Great: 325%
WD Red 3TB (2012)-$95
310GB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 90 90 90 91 90 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
70.1% Very good
Read 154
Write 149
Mixed 91.7
SusWrite 89.5
89% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
188% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 70.1%
Great: 87%
SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 64GB-$128
41GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 195 200 200 206 192 194 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 251
Write 202
Mixed 42.3
SusWrite 198
219% 173 MB/s
4K Read 12.4
4K Write 9.3
4K Mixed 8.4
648% 10 MB/s
DQ Read 13.2
DQ Write 9.2
DQ Mixed 9.1
671% 10.5 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 111%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$95
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
97.2% Outstanding
MC Read 35.1
MC Write 37.9
MC Mixed 29.6
98% 34.2 GB/s
SC Read 21.4
SC Write 41
SC Mixed 30
88% 30.8 GB/s
Latency 54.5
73% 54.5 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 97.2%
Great: 104%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170X-Gaming 5 Builds (Compare 2,901 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 5 - $152

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $1,028
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $366Nvidia GTX 1070 $379Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $100
AMD Ryzen 5 2600 $159Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $230Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $80
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $115Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $93
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $95SanDisk Extreme 64GB $128
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $75G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $711SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $100SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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