Asus Z170-K

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 56%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 87.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics95.6% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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 (38%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardAsus Z170-K  (all builds)
Memory9.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170208
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 11:45
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 38%

 PC Performing as expected (45th 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-$306
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
87.4% Excellent
SC Int 122
SC Float 123
SC Mixed 125
99% 123 Pts
QC Int 394
QC Float 438
QC Mixed 425
95% 419 Pts
MC Int 601
MC Float 682
MC Mixed 651
96% 645 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 87.4%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$447
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
95.6% Outstanding
Lighting 306
Reflection 279
Parallax 319
96% 301 fps
MRender 189
Gravity 268
Splatting 210
95% 222 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 95.6%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 500GB
129GB free
Firmware: MAT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 53% Great: 88%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$50
717GB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
85.6% Excellent
Read 155
Write 144
Mixed 140
110% 146 MB/s
4K Read 1.03
4K Write 1.89
4K Mixed 0.18
98% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 85.6%
Great: 111%
59GB free, PID 0745
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
18.9% Very poor
Read 26.4
Write 27.4
Mixed 18.5
30% 24.1 MB/s
4K Read 5.04
4K Write 2.57
4K Mixed 1.93
172% 3.18 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 18.9%
Great: 22%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$305
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
82.2% Excellent
MC Read 29.9
MC Write 31.6
MC Mixed 25.6
83% 29 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 28.4
SC Mixed 27.1
70% 24.5 GB/s
Latency 59.3
68% 59.3 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 89%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170-K Builds (Compare 3,166 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 65%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170-K - $127

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $1,155
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