Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 92.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics127% 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 Drive106% 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 (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160119
Uptime6.2 Days
Run DateApr 21 '17 at 18:15
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 20%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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-$215
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
92.7% Outstanding
SC Int 121
SC Float 128
SC Mixed 124
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 474
QC Float 496
QC Mixed 488
110% 486 Pts
MC Int 472
MC Float 504
MC Mixed 489
73% 489 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 92.7%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$101
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 378.49
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Lighting 405
Reflection 380
Parallax 401
125% 395 fps
MRender 240
Gravity 396
Splatting 248
129% 294 fps
Poor: 91%
This bench: 127%
Great: 143%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$149
176GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 392
Mixed 412
97% 435 MB/s
4K Read 37.4
4K Write 86.9
4K Mixed 42.7
158% 55.7 MB/s
DQ Read 351
DQ Write 274
DQ Mixed 118
141% 248 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 106%
Great: 118%
Seagate Laptop SSHD 2.5" 1TB-$68
705GB free
Firmware: SM28 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
68.4% Good
Read 123
Write 115
Mixed 108
87% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 5.11
4K Mixed 0.58
179% 2.06 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 68.4%
Great: 66%
Seagate Expansion 1TB
645GB free, PID 2320
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
29.2% Poor
Read 72.6
Write 74.3
Mixed 63.1
90% 70 MB/s
4K Read 0.57
4K Write 0.78
4K Mixed 0.15
34% 0.5 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 29.2%
Great: 40%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
76% Very good
MC Read 27.3
MC Write 28.8
MC Mixed 25.2
77% 27.1 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 28.3
SC Mixed 21.8
64% 22.2 GB/s
Latency 68.7
58% 68.7 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 76%
Great: 89%
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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 17,242 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $158

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,131
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Intel Core i5-7600K $220Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $265Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $149
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $724SanDisk Extreme 64GB $33
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $77Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $152SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $56HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $141SanDisk Extreme 16GB $20
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