ASRock FATAL1TY Z170 GAMING K4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 65.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics68.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive78.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Very high background CPU (63%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardASRock FATAL1TY Z170 GAMING K4  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit farger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151023
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 13 '18 at 20:06
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU 63%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th 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-$222
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
65.6% Good
SC Int 92.6
SC Float 97.6
SC Mixed 95.6
76% 95.3 Pts
QC Int 312
QC Float 318
QC Mixed 323
72% 317 Pts
MC Int 402
MC Float 431
MC Mixed 416
62% 416 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 65.6%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
MSI(1462 3171) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1597 MHz, MLim: 1854 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
68.7% Good
Lighting 204
Reflection 195
Parallax 227
66% 209 fps
MRender 164
Gravity 194
Splatting 135
71% 164 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 68.7%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX100 250GB-$120
97GB free
Firmware: MU02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
78.9% Very good
Read 505
Write 366
Mixed 423
96% 431 MB/s
4K Read 20.1
4K Write 80.1
4K Mixed 20.6
99% 40.2 MB/s
DQ Read 28.5
DQ Write 277
DQ Mixed 20.2
55% 108 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 78.9%
Great: 100%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$55
612GB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
74.9% Very good
Read 134
Write 127
Mixed 129
98% 130 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 1.97
4K Mixed 0.22
88% 0.94 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905625-029.A00G 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
66.8% Good
MC Read 25.2
MC Write 26.3
MC Mixed 22.1
70% 24.5 GB/s
SC Read 12.3
SC Write 20.7
SC Mixed 16.5
47% 16.5 GB/s
Latency 81.8
49% 81.8 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 66.8%
Great: 79%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170 Gaming K4 Builds (Compare 1,871 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: ASRock FATAL1TY Z170 GAMING K4 - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $1,021
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