Home / Tech News / Featured Announcement / Gigabyte Z170X-Gaming 7 Motherboard Review

Gigabyte Z170X-Gaming 7 Motherboard Review

Metro: Last Light

We used a 1920 x 1080 resolution and the Metro: Last Light built-in benchmark set to ‘Very High’ quality to offer an intense challenge for the hardware.

Metro-LL-settings

metro

Grand Theft Auto V

We apply very near maximum settings in Grand Theft Auto V and a 1920×1080 resolution to push today’s hardware. Our data was recorded using the built-in benchmark.

GTAV-settings-1 GTAV-settings-2 GTAV-settings-3 GTAV-settings-4

GTA

Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor

We used a 1920×1080 resolution and the Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor built-in benchmark set to ‘Ultra’ quality.

ShadowOfMordor-settings

SOM

Tomb Raider

We used a 1920×1080 resolution and the Tomb Raider built-in benchmark set to maximum quality, with TressFX disabled.

tomb-raider-maxxed-1 tomb-raider-maxxed-2

tomb raider

The Z170X-Gaming 7 motherboard is a solid choice for gamers. We did not record any noticeable performance dips that would be representative of lessened gaming performance in comparison to other Z170 boards.

Become a Patron!

Check Also

Fractal Design High Contrast Custom Build – Part 1

Today we are back with our latest custom project - this time it’s a sponsored Fractal Design build featuring case mods galore. With this build we focus our attention on modding the Fractal Meshify 2, to flip the motherboard orientation, reverse airflow and fit both front and rear 280mm radiators, as well as many more customisations...