Asrock Z270 Gaming K6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 85.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics61.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive220% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsrock Z270 Gaming K6  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161103
Uptime9.7 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 07:05
Run Duration214 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th 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 i5-6600K-$230
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
85.3% Excellent
SC Int 118
SC Float 122
SC Mixed 114
94% 118 Pts
QC Int 473
QC Float 487
QC Mixed 444
106% 468 Pts
MC Int 458
MC Float 501
MC Mixed 486
72% 482 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$275
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.0
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
61.7% Good
Lighting 189
Reflection 173
Parallax 190
59% 184 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 176
Splatting 122
64% 149 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 61.7%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$240
317GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
220% Outstanding
Read 1,894
Write 1,187
Mixed 1,200
315% 1,427 MB/s
4K Read 37.2
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 50.3
179% 65.8 MB/s
DQ Read 462
DQ Write 265
DQ Mixed 164
176% 297 MB/s
Poor: 167%
This bench: 220%
Great: 285%
OCZ AMD Radeon R7 240GB-$110
17GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
78.3% Very good
Read 363
Write 353
Mixed 380
82% 365 MB/s
4K Read 27.2
4K Write 89.2
4K Mixed 17.4
110% 44.6 MB/s
DQ Read 249
DQ Write 207
DQ Mixed 58.3
90% 171 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 78.3%
Great: 107%
Crucial M4 128GB-$116
3GB free
Firmware: 040H Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
55.3% Above average
Read 375
Write 184
Mixed 255
60% 271 MB/s
4K Read 23.1
4K Write 83.2
4K Mixed 5.76
86% 37.3 MB/s
DQ Read 124
DQ Write 108
DQ Mixed 6.29
35% 79.5 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 55.3%
Great: 68%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$110
2TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
87.7% Excellent
Read 154
Write 151
Mixed 149
114% 152 MB/s
4K Read 0.92
4K Write 3.35
4K Mixed 0.25
128% 1.51 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 87.7%
Great: 111%
Hitachi UltraStar 7K4000 2TB
934GB free
Firmware: MJ6OA580 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
74.3% Very good
Read 134
Write 125
Mixed 115
94% 125 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 2.12
4K Mixed 0.2
93% 1.02 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 74.3%
Great: 93%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$88
47GB free
Firmware: CC34 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
41.5% Average
Read 78.8
Write 65.5
Mixed 78
56% 74.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 1.34
4K Mixed 0.32
80% 0.71 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 41.5%
Great: 66%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2666 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
77% Very good
MC Read 28.3
MC Write 29.1
MC Mixed 23.7
77% 27 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 29.7
SC Mixed 25.4
69% 24.2 GB/s
Latency 66.2
60% 66.2 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 77%
Great: 98%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming 96%
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Desktop
Desktop 91%
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Workstation
Workstation 69%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z270 Gaming K6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $920
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