Asus H170M-PLUS

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 64.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics26.3% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive73.8% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
10 days ago, 10 days ago.
MotherboardAsus H170M-PLUS  (all builds)
Memory6.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160215
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 06:14
Run Duration87 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 22%

 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 i5-6400-$182
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
64.5% Good
SC Int 82.7
SC Float 87.5
SC Mixed 85.1
68% 85.1 Pts
QC Int 336
QC Float 347
QC Mixed 340
77% 341 Pts
MC Int 331
MC Float 350
MC Mixed 344
51% 342 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 64.5%
Great: 75%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7850-$174
Asus(1043 042C) 2GB
CLim: 860 MHz, MLim: 1200 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.11.1
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
26.3% Poor
Lighting 78.2
Reflection 72.9
Parallax 99.7
27% 83.6 fps
MRender 51.8
Gravity 62
Splatting 75.6
26% 63.1 fps
Poor: 24%
This bench: 26.3%
Great: 30%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel SSDSCKJW240H6 240GB
151GB free
Firmware: RG11 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
73.8% Very good
Read 478
Write 210
Mixed 293
72% 327 MB/s
4K Read 34.3
4K Write 93.8
4K Mixed 23.7
132% 50.6 MB/s
DQ Read 29.8
DQ Write 107
DQ Mixed 15.7
27% 50.7 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 73.8%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D26BFSB.16FBD2 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
42.6% Average
MC Read 14.8
MC Write 14.8
MC Mixed 12.7
40% 14.1 GB/s
SC Read 12.1
SC Write 15.5
SC Mixed 14.3
40% 14 GB/s
Latency 72.4
55% 72.4 ns
Poor: 38%
This bench: 42.6%
Great: 43%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical H170M-PLUS Builds (Compare 1,021 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus H170M-PLUS - $109

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $520
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