Asus Z170M-PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 91.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics78% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive73.4% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170M-PLUS  (all builds)
Memory14.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170710
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 12 '17 at 23:21
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th 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-$309
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
91.9% Outstanding
SC Int 126
SC Float 132
SC Mixed 123
102% 127 Pts
QC Int 454
QC Float 474
QC Mixed 464
105% 464 Pts
MC Int 626
MC Float 702
MC Mixed 665
99% 664 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 91.9%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$280
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2175 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
78% Very good
Lighting 250
Reflection 213
Parallax 223
74% 229 fps
MRender 165
Gravity 228
Splatting 170
81% 188 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 78%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk SD8SNAT256G1122 256GB
77GB free
Firmware: Z2333000 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
73.4% Very good
Read 477
Write 326
Mixed 386
88% 396 MB/s
4K Read 20.7
4K Write 99.5
4K Mixed 4.18
89% 41.5 MB/s
DQ Read 188
DQ Write 259
DQ Mixed 27.3
75% 158 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 73.4%
Great: 77%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$108
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 193
Mixed 179
139% 185 MB/s
4K Read 1.03
4K Write 3.06
4K Mixed 0.51
156% 1.54 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 108%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$140
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
95.6% Outstanding
MC Read 36.7
MC Write 37.6
MC Mixed 27.3
97% 33.9 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 38.2
SC Mixed 28.8
84% 29.3 GB/s
Latency 56.6
71% 56.6 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 95.6%
Great: 102%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170M-PLUS Builds (Compare 1,360 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus Z170M-PLUS - $128

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $578
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CPUGPUSSD
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HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $718SanDisk Extreme 64GB $45
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $75Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $140SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $57HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $140SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $13
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