Asrock Z170 Professional Gaming i7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 108%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 93.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics68% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive179% 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.
High background CPU (28%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z170 Professional Gaming i7  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160122
Uptime3.4 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 23:04
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 28%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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-$339
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
93.8% Outstanding
SC Int 130
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 127
103% 129 Pts
QC Int 431
QC Float 465
QC Mixed 465
103% 454 Pts
MC Int 669
MC Float 755
MC Mixed 721
107% 715 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 93.8%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
68% Good
Lighting 213
Reflection 184
Parallax 207
65% 201 fps
MRender 156
Gravity 198
Splatting 133
70% 162 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 68%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$199
254GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
179% Outstanding
Read 1,793
Write 1,300
Mixed 1,239
320% 1,444 MB/s
4K Read 24
4K Write 36.7
4K Mixed 20.3
82% 27 MB/s
DQ Read 32.7
DQ Write 91.6
DQ Mixed 15.2
25% 46.5 MB/s
Poor: 175%
This bench: 179%
Great: 281%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$41
671GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
91.4% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 143
Mixed 159
120% 159 MB/s
4K Read 0.72
4K Write 1.99
4K Mixed 0.18
86% 0.96 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 91.4%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$160
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
76.6% Very good
MC Read 28.6
MC Write 29
MC Mixed 22.5
76% 26.7 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 29.8
SC Mixed 25.4
70% 24.5 GB/s
Latency 62.5
64% 62.5 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 76.6%
Great: 86%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170 Professional Gaming i7 Builds (Compare 415 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 112%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asrock Z170 Professional Gaming i7

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $1,561
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