Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 121%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 131%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 88.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics137% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive267% 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.
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160307
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 23 '16 at 20:16
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th 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-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
88.6% Excellent
SC Int 127
SC Float 132
SC Mixed 128
103% 129 Pts
QC Int 436
QC Float 429
QC Mixed 427
98% 431 Pts
MC Int 622
MC Float 686
MC Mixed 659
98% 656 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 88.6%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$500
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver. 10.18.13.6839
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
137% Outstanding
Lighting 442
Reflection 413
Parallax 467
140% 441 fps
MRender 251
Gravity 416
Splatting 264
136% 310 fps
Poor: 92%
This bench: 137%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$289
871GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 411
Mixed 421
100% 449 MB/s
4K Read 43.3
4K Write 88.1
4K Mixed 47.7
173% 59.7 MB/s
DQ Read 347
DQ Write 267
DQ Mixed 123
142% 246 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 113%
Great: 119%
Samsung SM951 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$289
436GB free
Firmware: 300Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
267% Outstanding
Read 1,956
Write 1,494
Mixed 1,570
372% 1,673 MB/s
4K Read 49.8
4K Write 163
4K Mixed 66.9
248% 93.3 MB/s
DQ Read 584
DQ Write 378
DQ Mixed 263
255% 408 MB/s
Poor: 149%
This bench: 267%
Great: 257%
Toshiba P300 2TB-$63
2TB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 169
Mixed 178
136% 180 MB/s
4K Read 0.91
4K Write 2.26
4K Mixed 0.17
99% 1.11 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 104%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Avexir DDR4-3000 CL16 8GB 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
94.9% Outstanding
MC Read 35.5
MC Write 37.5
MC Mixed 27.3
96% 33.4 GB/s
SC Read 21.6
SC Write 39.9
SC Mixed 27.2
84% 29.6 GB/s
Latency 54.4
74% 54.4 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 94.9%
Great: 103%
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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 14,284 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $157

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,115
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HDDRAMUSB
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