ASRock Z170 GAMING K6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 124%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 114%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics63.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive192% 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.
Run History
MotherboardASRock Z170 GAMING K6  (all builds)
Memory10.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160704
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 11:46
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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-$314
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
114% Outstanding
SC Int 148
SC Float 154
SC Mixed 150
120% 150 Pts
QC Int 539
QC Float 582
QC Mixed 578
128% 566 Pts
MC Int 748
MC Float 850
MC Mixed 810
120% 803 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 114%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290-$399
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1300 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
63.9% Good
Lighting 195
Reflection 152
Parallax 240
65% 196 fps
MRender 123
Gravity 158
Splatting 172
63% 151 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 63.9%
Great: 68%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$118
141GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
192% Outstanding
Read 1,852
Write 1,125
Mixed 1,209
308% 1,395 MB/s
4K Read 24
4K Write 36.4
4K Mixed 26.7
90% 29 MB/s
DQ Read 592
DQ Write 381
DQ Mixed 208
230% 393 MB/s
Poor: 160%
This bench: 192%
Great: 268%
Intel 520 Series 120GB-$190
111GB free
Firmware: 400i Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
52.7% Above average
Read 368
Write 151
Mixed 189
52% 236 MB/s
4K Read 19.8
4K Write 44.5
4K Mixed 13.4
71% 25.9 MB/s
DQ Read 208
DQ Write 152
DQ Mixed 51.1
73% 137 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 52.7%
Great: 77%
Seagate ST3250624AS 2TB
620GB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
89.2% Excellent
Read 166
Write 145
Mixed 154
117% 155 MB/s
4K Read 0.72
4K Write 1.92
4K Mixed 0.22
90% 0.95 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 89.2%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3000 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 38.7
MC Write 38.1
MC Mixed 27.7
100% 34.8 GB/s
SC Read 23.1
SC Write 39
SC Mixed 31.9
90% 31.3 GB/s
Latency 44.8
89% 44.8 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 100%
Great: 107%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170 Gaming K6 Builds (Compare 442 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: ASRock Z170 GAMING K6 - $157

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $1,099
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