Asus Z170M-PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 87.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics98.4% 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 Drive93.9% 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.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardAsus Z170M-PLUS  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170710
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 12:28
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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-$270
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
87.9% Excellent
SC Int 123
SC Float 127
SC Mixed 125
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 430
QC Float 443
QC Mixed 427
98% 433 Pts
MC Int 611
MC Float 707
MC Mixed 671
99% 663 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 87.9%
Great: 106%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64 Ver. 21.20.16.4534
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
9.29% Terrible
Lighting 23.4
Reflection 31.2
Parallax 23.8
7% 26.1 fps
MRender 22.7
Gravity 20.8
Splatting 37.6
11% 27 fps
Poor: 6%
This bench: 9.29%
Great: 10%
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
Nvidia(10DE 1B81) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 387.92
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
98.4% Outstanding
Lighting 312
Reflection 283
Parallax 299
95% 298 fps
MRender 198
Gravity 286
Splatting 221
101% 235 fps
Poor: 77%
This bench: 98.4%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 512GB-$200
103GB free
Firmware: MU02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
93.9% Outstanding
Read 503
Write 459
Mixed 469
106% 477 MB/s
4K Read 28.7
4K Write 76.2
4K Mixed 27.1
118% 44 MB/s
DQ Read 130
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 42.9
85% 166 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 93.9%
Great: 105%
WD Green 4TB (2013)-$136
911GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
67% Good
Read 128
Write 106
Mixed 117
88% 117 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 1.97
4K Mixed 0.17
75% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 67%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2800 C16 4x4GB-$105
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
74.1% Very good
MC Read 26.7
MC Write 28.6
MC Mixed 22.8
74% 26 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 29.7
SC Mixed 23.4
67% 23.6 GB/s
Latency 70.7
57% 70.7 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 74.1%
Great: 116%
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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 1,124 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170M-PLUS - $128

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $889
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