Gigabyte GA-Z170X-UD5 TH-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (89th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 11 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 73.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics38.8% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive95.3% 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.
SystemGigabyte Z170X-UD5 TH
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-UD5 TH-CF  (all builds)
Memory14.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161214
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 28 '17 at 01:43
Run Duration84 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing way above expectations (89th 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 i3-7300-$150
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
73.5% Very good
SC Int 122
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 126
101% 126 Pts
QC Int 321
QC Float 365
QC Mixed 341
78% 342 Pts
MC Int 317
MC Float 366
MC Mixed 351
52% 345 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 73.5%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050 Ti-$130
MaxC: 1974 MHz, MaxM: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 378.66
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
38.8% Below average
Lighting 123
Reflection 84
Parallax 123
37% 110 fps
MRender 82.4
Gravity 116
Splatting 85.9
43% 94.8 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 38.8%
Great: 42%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial_CT250MX200SSD6 250GB
197GB free
Firmware: MU03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
95.3% Outstanding
Read 528
Write 402
Mixed 416
100% 449 MB/s
4K Read 34.1
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 35.1
153% 58.6 MB/s
DQ Read 35.1
DQ Write 121
DQ Mixed 21
33% 59.1 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 95.3%
Great: 101%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3000 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3060 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
108% Outstanding
MC Read 38.2
MC Write 44.4
MC Mixed 32.7
110% 38.4 GB/s
SC Read 22.6
SC Write 42.5
SC Mixed 32
92% 32.4 GB/s
Latency 47.2
85% 47.2 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 108%
Great: 103%
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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-UD5 TH-CF Builds (Compare 311 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-UD5 TH-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $820
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