Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 88.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics57.9% 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 Drive80.5% 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)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit farger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160113
Uptime1 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 12:55
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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-$359
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
88.2% Excellent
SC Int 123
SC Float 127
SC Mixed 125
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 394
QC Float 433
QC Mixed 428
95% 418 Pts
MC Int 622
MC Float 709
MC Mixed 676
100% 669 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
Asus(1043 8509) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
57.9% Above average
Lighting 179
Reflection 171
Parallax 186
56% 179 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 150
Splatting 117
59% 139 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 57.9%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Liteonit LCT-256M3S 2.5 7mm 256GB
111GB free
Firmware: VRDC Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
80.5% Excellent
Read 481
Write 359
Mixed 412
93% 417 MB/s
4K Read 21.2
4K Write 42.1
4K Mixed 25.9
88% 29.7 MB/s
DQ Read 293
DQ Write 252
DQ Mixed 86.3
116% 211 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 90%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 192
Write 160
Mixed 160
128% 171 MB/s
4K Read 0.44
4K Write 1.51
4K Mixed 0.22
70% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 101%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB-$226
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
77.1% Very good
MC Read 28.3
MC Write 28.8
MC Mixed 24.1
77% 27.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 29.5
SC Mixed 24.1
68% 23.8 GB/s
Latency 63.6
63% 63.6 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 77.1%
Great: 86%
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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 19,606 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $157

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,236
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