Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 96.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics127% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive81.3% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory29.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161227
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 01:18
Run Duration198 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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-$307
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
96.2% Outstanding
SC Int 127
SC Float 138
SC Mixed 130
105% 132 Pts
QC Int 469
QC Float 482
QC Mixed 487
109% 479 Pts
MC Int 621
MC Float 705
MC Mixed 666
99% 664 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 96.2%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$467
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
127% Outstanding
Lighting 405
Reflection 378
Parallax 393
124% 392 fps
MRender 242
Gravity 394
Splatting 249
129% 295 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 127%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 830 256GB-$261
169GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXM03B1Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
81.3% Excellent
Read 496
Write 406
Mixed 449
100% 450 MB/s
4K Read 17.4
4K Write 64.7
4K Mixed 24.4
92% 35.5 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 99.4
DQ Mixed 74.4
85% 151 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 81.3%
Great: 86%
Crucial MX300 525GB-$109
112GB free
Firmware: M0CR031 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
82.9% Excellent
Read 466
Write 331
Mixed 338
84% 378 MB/s
4K Read 21.5
4K Write 72.3
4K Mixed 26
104% 39.9 MB/s
DQ Read 337
DQ Write 218
DQ Mixed 46.1
97% 200 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 82.9%
Great: 100%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
740GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
85.3% Excellent
Read 132
Write 164
Mixed 107
100% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 5.38
4K Mixed 0.48
173% 2.12 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 111%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
237GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
81.3% Excellent
Read 133
Write 150
Mixed 116
100% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.41
4K Write 5.44
4K Mixed 0.46
169% 2.1 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 81.3%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 4x8GB-$317
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (25th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
75.4% Very good
MC Read 26.8
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 23.9
75% 26.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.5
SC Write 29.8
SC Mixed 24.3
68% 23.9 GB/s
Latency 65
62% 65 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 75.4%
Great: 120%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170 PRO GAMING Builds (Compare 22,830 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $157

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $1,094
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