Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Ultra Gaming-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (87th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 13 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 103%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics75.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (43%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemGigabyte Z170X-Ultra Gaming
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z170X-Ultra Gaming-CF  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 07 '19 at 07:14
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 43%

 PC Performing way above expectations (87th 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-$231
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
103% Outstanding
SC Int 132
SC Float 145
SC Mixed 139
111% 139 Pts
QC Int 506
QC Float 485
QC Mixed 540
116% 510 Pts
MC Int 485
MC Float 558
MC Mixed 541
79% 528 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 103%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
MSI(1462 3177) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
75.9% Very good
Lighting 244
Reflection 217
Parallax 237
75% 233 fps
MRender 164
Gravity 218
Splatting 150
77% 177 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HP M700 120GB
12GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q1017A1
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 438
Write 384
Mixed 372
89% 398 MB/s
4K Read 42.5
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 16.7
153% 62.3 MB/s
DQ Read 184
DQ Write 109
DQ Mixed 28.5
53% 107 MB/s
Poor: 49% Great: 100%
Corsair Force MP300 NVMe PCIe M.2 120GB-$30
101GB free
Firmware: E8FM11.7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 422 141 141 142 141 140 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Read 829
Write 461
Mixed 575
SusWrite 188
114% 513 MB/s
4K Read 41.9
4K Write 152
4K Mixed 52.4
211% 82.1 MB/s
DQ Read 359
DQ Write 457
DQ Mixed 332
272% 383 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 127%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 3000 C15 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
55.9% Above average
MC Read 19.9
MC Write 20
MC Mixed 16.3
54% 18.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.3
SC Write 21
SC Mixed 17.2
52% 18.2 GB/s
Latency 59.7
67% 59.7 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 55.9%
Great: 56%
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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-Ultra Gaming-CF Builds (Compare 1,627 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Ultra Gaming-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $787
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