Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 93.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics41.5% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive99.8% 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.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161227
Uptime9 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 01:52
Run Duration240 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (60th 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 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
93.3% Outstanding
SC Int 122
SC Float 126
SC Mixed 124
100% 124 Pts
QC Int 463
QC Float 498
QC Mixed 469
108% 477 Pts
MC Int 637
MC Float 725
MC Mixed 689
102% 684 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 93.3%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$200
EVGA(3842 2962) 2GB
CLim: 1481 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
41.5% Average
Lighting 137
Reflection 117
Parallax 129
41% 127 fps
MRender 82.4
Gravity 123
Splatting 82.7
42% 96 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 41.5%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$253
114GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
99.8% Outstanding
Read 489
Write 394
Mixed 410
96% 431 MB/s
4K Read 39.6
4K Write 91.9
4K Mixed 38.6
158% 56.7 MB/s
DQ Read 277
DQ Write 93.6
DQ Mixed 19.7
58% 130 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 99.8%
Great: 135%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$39
868GB free
Firmware: HP51 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
99.5% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 153
Mixed 167
129% 171 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 2.07
4K Mixed 0.23
87% 0.95 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 99.5%
Great: 113%
Generic Flash Disk 1GB
1GB free, PID 1320
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
4.56% Terrible
Read 10
Write 7.15
Mixed 7.88
10% 8.35 MB/s
4K Read 5.72
4K Write 0.07
4K Mixed 0.06
26% 1.95 MB/s
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$144
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
73.1% Very good
MC Read 26.8
MC Write 28
MC Mixed 22.8
74% 25.9 GB/s
SC Read 17
SC Write 28
SC Mixed 22.5
64% 22.5 GB/s
Latency 72.7
55% 72.7 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 87%
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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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HDDRAMUSB
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