ASRock Z170 GAMING K6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 132%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 94%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 111%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics64.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive228% 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)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160704
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 11:52
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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-$300
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
111% Outstanding
SC Int 147
SC Float 153
SC Mixed 150
120% 150 Pts
QC Int 556
QC Float 580
QC Mixed 559
128% 565 Pts
MC Int 749
MC Float 848
MC Mixed 809
120% 802 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 111%
Great: 106%
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 (69th percentile)
64.4% Good
Lighting 197
Reflection 152
Parallax 245
66% 198 fps
MRender 123
Gravity 158
Splatting 171
63% 151 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 64.4%
Great: 68%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$124
141GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
228% Outstanding
Read 1,859
Write 1,144
Mixed 1,197
309% 1,400 MB/s
4K Read 47.5
4K Write 132
4K Mixed 47.7
203% 75.9 MB/s
DQ Read 592
DQ Write 401
DQ Mixed 217
237% 403 MB/s
Poor: 168%
This bench: 228%
Great: 270%
Intel 520 Series 120GB-$155
111GB free
Firmware: 400i Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
69.4% Good
Read 371
Write 151
Mixed 210
54% 244 MB/s
4K Read 35.1
4K Write 95.9
4K Mixed 19.8
129% 50.3 MB/s
DQ Read 203
DQ Write 153
DQ Mixed 49.4
72% 135 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 69.4%
Great: 78%
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
87% Excellent
Read 162
Write 142
Mixed 150
114% 151 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.86
4K Mixed 0.21
87% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 87%
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)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 38.5
MC Write 38.8
MC Mixed 28.1
100% 35.1 GB/s
SC Read 22.6
SC Write 41.3
SC Mixed 31.9
91% 31.9 GB/s
Latency 45.6
88% 45.6 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 101%
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 495 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: ASRock Z170 GAMING K6 - $187

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,176
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HDDRAMUSB
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