Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics107% 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 Drive117% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Very high background CPU (37%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20160705
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 15 '18 at 01:27
Run Duration105 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU 37%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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-$200
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
78.6% Very good
SC Int 106
SC Float 113
SC Mixed 108
87% 109 Pts
QC Int 418
QC Float 452
QC Mixed 407
97% 426 Pts
MC Int 438
MC Float 454
MC Mixed 420
66% 438 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$380
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Lighting 349
Reflection 309
Parallax 330
106% 329 fps
MRender 209
Gravity 310
Splatting 234
108% 251 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 107%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung SSD 500GB
93GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAT0
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 503
Write 480
Mixed 489
110% 491 MB/s
4K Read 40.8
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 49.7
183% 66.6 MB/s
DQ Read 353
DQ Write 165
DQ Mixed 111
122% 210 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 117%
Great: 138%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$39
931GB free
Firmware: 01.0
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 197
Write 176
Mixed 150
130% 174 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.56
4K Mixed 0.35
136% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 107%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
77.7% Very good
MC Read 28.7
MC Write 29.2
MC Mixed 24
78% 27.3 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 30.1
SC Mixed 23.4
68% 23.7 GB/s
Latency 60.6
66% 60.6 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 90%
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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 22,827 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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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $175SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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