Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 84.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics69.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive66.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180516
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateAug 11 '18 at 09:02
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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-$216
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
84.9% Excellent
SC Int 108
SC Float 125
SC Mixed 116
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 414
QC Float 486
QC Mixed 444
101% 448 Pts
MC Int 412
MC Float 483
MC Mixed 437
66% 444 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 84.9%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$200
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
69.1% Good
Lighting 212
Reflection 183
Parallax 196
64% 197 fps
MRender 154
Gravity 198
Splatting 162
73% 171 fps
Poor: 57%
This bench: 69.1%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 120GB-$39
26GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3FD6SD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 190 77 58 37 68 50 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
66.7% Good
Read 429
Write 344
Mixed 289
SusWrite 79.9
64% 286 MB/s
4K Read 25.3
4K Write 62.7
4K Mixed 27.4
107% 38.5 MB/s
DQ Read 282
DQ Write 265
DQ Mixed 114
129% 220 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 66.7%
Great: 81%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$39
461GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 125 123 124 125 124 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
79.4% Very good
Read 152
Write 117
Mixed 79.2
SusWrite 124
87% 118 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1.1
219% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$155
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
94.4% Outstanding
MC Read 34.3
MC Write 37.5
MC Mixed 28
95% 33.3 GB/s
SC Read 20.5
SC Write 37.1
SC Mixed 28.7
82% 28.8 GB/s
Latency 52.4
76% 52.4 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 94.4%
Great: 104%
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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 Builds (Compare 22,930 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $157

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $1,084
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HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $155SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $901SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $175SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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