Asus Z170 PRO GAMING/AURA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics126% 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 Drive87.2% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). 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)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160919
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateMar 20 '17 at 08:30
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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-$230
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
76.6% Very good
SC Int 101
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 105
84% 105 Pts
QC Int 389
QC Float 422
QC Mixed 397
91% 403 Pts
MC Int 406
MC Float 444
MC Mixed 423
64% 425 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 76.6%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$500
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 378.78
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
126% Outstanding
Lighting 408
Reflection 378
Parallax 397
125% 394 fps
MRender 234
Gravity 388
Splatting 244
126% 289 fps
Poor: 92%
This bench: 126%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Transcend TS256GSSD340K 256GB
192GB free
Firmware: SVN216 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
87.2% Excellent
Read 483
Write 309
Mixed 363
85% 385 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 80.2
4K Mixed 27.5
123% 45.8 MB/s
DQ Read 280
DQ Write 269
DQ Mixed 61.3
105% 203 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 86%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$49
1TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
98% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 159
Mixed 159
126% 167 MB/s
4K Read 0.43
4K Write 1.65
4K Mixed 0.19
69% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 98%
Great: 107%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$50
489GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
94.4% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 135
Mixed 161
123% 163 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 2.67
4K Mixed 0.2
100% 1.18 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 94.4%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2133 C15 2x8GB-$160
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
69.1% Good
MC Read 25.4
MC Write 27.4
MC Mixed 21.5
71% 24.8 GB/s
SC Read 15
SC Write 23.3
SC Mixed 19
55% 19.1 GB/s
Latency 72.1
56% 72.1 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 69.1%
Great: 79%
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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 2,223 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
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Workstation
Workstation 66%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING/AURA

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $955
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