Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 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 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 81.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics94.7% 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 Drive137% 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 7  (all builds)
Memory9.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170306
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMar 23 '21 at 12:10
Run Duration159 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing below expectations (38th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$301
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
81.7% Excellent
Memory 91.3
1-Core 124
2-Core 208
84% 141 Pts
4-Core 390
8-Core 564
62% 477 Pts
64-Core 560
38% 560 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 81.7%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super)-$480
PNY(196E 133C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.92
Performing below potential (25th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
94.7% Outstanding
Lighting 119
Reflection 106
Parallax 121
96% 115 fps
MRender 166
Gravity 106
Splatting 98.8
93% 124 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 107%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 750 Series NVMe PCIe 400GB-$546
85GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0171 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 834 787 646 606 498 448 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
137% Outstanding
Read 871
Write 845
Mixed 555
SusWrite 636
163% 727 MB/s
4K Read 33.5
4K Write 55.1
4K Mixed 36
126% 41.5 MB/s
DQ Read 997
DQ Write 108
DQ Mixed 208
240% 438 MB/s
Poor: 137%
This bench: 137%
Great: 226%
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$200
223GB free
Firmware: 2B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 388 399 399 403 374 391 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
91.9% Outstanding
Read 433
Write 325
Mixed 364
SusWrite 392
85% 378 MB/s
4K Read 36.1
4K Write 45
4K Mixed 39.1
129% 40.1 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 86.5
DQ Mixed 177
145% 216 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 91.9%
Great: 133%
WD Black 4TB (2013)-$300
3TB free
Firmware: 1A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 154 156 154 157 149 153 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
92% Outstanding
Read 167
Write 146
Mixed 114
SusWrite 154
107% 145 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 3.2
4K Mixed 1.1
215% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 92%
Great: 99%
ST1000LM 024 HN-M101MBB 1TB
931GB free, PID 2329
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 37 38 37 38 36 37 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
19.4% Very poor
Read 33.1
Write 34.9
Mixed 30
SusWrite 37
46% 33.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
100% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 19.4%
Great: 22%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3333 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (30th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
74.4% Very good
MC Read 27
MC Write 28.2
MC Mixed 23.4
75% 26.2 GB/s
SC Read 16.3
SC Write 28.3
SC Mixed 23.3
65% 22.6 GB/s
Latency 65.3
61% 65.3 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 74.4%
Great: 111%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-Z170X-Gaming 7 Builds (Compare 5,721 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 7 - $191

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,089
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