Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3 DDR3-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (20th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 80 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 63.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics126% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive98.3% 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.
Very high background CPU (40%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170-HD3 DDR3-CF  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150723
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 05 '18 at 16:23
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 40%

 PC Performing way below expectations (20th 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 i5-6600K-$200
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
63.8% Good
SC Int 102
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 105
84% 105 Pts
QC Int 325
QC Float 299
QC Mixed 295
70% 306 Pts
MC Int 425
MC Float 422
MC Mixed 385
62% 411 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 63.8%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$467
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2450 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
126% Outstanding
Lighting 405
Reflection 397
Parallax 400
125% 401 fps
MRender 234
Gravity 390
Splatting 250
127% 292 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 126%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$95
163GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 307 231 238 235 237 228 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
98.3% Outstanding
Read 355
Write 388
Mixed 301
SusWrite 246
73% 322 MB/s
4K Read 34
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 52.1
172% 62.3 MB/s
DQ Read 370
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 345
259% 346 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 98.3%
Great: 124%
Storejet TS256GESD400K 256GB
115GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 206 63 8 19 14 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
26.7% Poor
Read 348
Write 258
Mixed 142
SusWrite 56.2
45% 201 MB/s
4K Read 11.7
4K Write 11.5
4K Mixed 4.9
30% 9.37 MB/s
DQ Read 14
DQ Write 12.2
DQ Mixed 5.9
6% 10.7 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 26.7%
Great: 56%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1600C9D3/4GX 9905458-020.A00LF KHX1600C9D3/4GX 9905458-020.A00LF 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
46.3% Average
MC Read 15.1
MC Write 18.1
MC Mixed 15
46% 16.1 GB/s
SC Read 11.3
SC Write 16
SC Mixed 15.3
41% 14.2 GB/s
Latency 88.8
45% 88.8 ns
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170-HD3 DDR3-CF Builds (Compare 811 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3 DDR3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $675
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $325Nvidia GTX 1070 $380Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $95
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $240Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $120
Intel Core i5-8600K $245AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $155SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $901SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $175SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback