Asus Z170M-PLUS/BR

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 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 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 64.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics62.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Very high background CPU (32%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170M-PLUS/BR  (all builds)
Memory10.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160303
Uptime1 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 08:23
Run Duration86 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU 32%

 PC Performing below expectations (26th 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 i5-6600-$210
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
64.7% Good
SC Int 88.3
SC Float 98
SC Mixed 90.4
74% 92.2 Pts
QC Int 328
QC Float 349
QC Mixed 332
76% 336 Pts
MC Int 310
MC Float 357
MC Mixed 349
51% 339 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 64.7%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
CLim: 1418 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
62.2% Good
Lighting 186
Reflection 176
Parallax 192
58% 185 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 178
Splatting 122
65% 151 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 62.2%
Great: 74%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$47
410GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
89.7% Excellent
Read 151
Write 162
Mixed 155
118% 156 MB/s
4K Read 1.08
4K Write 2.04
4K Mixed 0.32
119% 1.15 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB-$227
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 1961 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
55.7% Above average
MC Read 20.5
MC Write 21.3
MC Mixed 18.9
58% 20.2 GB/s
SC Read 11.8
SC Write 16.9
SC Mixed 16
43% 14.9 GB/s
Latency 99.7
40% 99.7 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 55.7%
Great: 81%
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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/BR Builds (Compare 283 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170M-PLUS/BR

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $837
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