Asus Z170 PRO GAMING/AURA

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (85th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 15 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 94.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics74.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive101% 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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING/AURA  (all builds)
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170623
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateAug 10 '18 at 21:53
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 23%

 PC Performing way above expectations (85th 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 i7-6700K-$310
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
94.7% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 134
110% 137 Pts
QC Int 464
QC Float 468
QC Mixed 457
105% 463 Pts
MC Int 693
MC Float 780
MC Mixed 754
111% 742 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$225
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 398.82
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
74.7% Very good
Lighting 236
Reflection 208
Parallax 222
72% 222 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 219
Splatting 166
77% 179 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 74.7%
Great: 78%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 512GB-$200
443GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 436 431 446 427 427 423 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 385
Write 415
Mixed 300
SusWrite 432
86% 383 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 38.8
160% 65.4 MB/s
DQ Read 149
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 182
156% 224 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 101%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX2400C15D4/4G KHX2400C15D4/4G 16GB
2400, 2400, 2400, 2400 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
82.6% Excellent
MC Read 29.7
MC Write 31.6
MC Mixed 25.1
82% 28.8 GB/s
SC Read 20
SC Write 34.2
SC Mixed 24.7
75% 26.3 GB/s
Latency 58.1
69% 58.1 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 82.6%
Great: 83%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170 PRO GAMING/AURA Builds (Compare 2,393 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING/AURA

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $857
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