ASRock FATAL1TY Z170 GAMING K4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 98.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics64.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive91.8% 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
MotherboardASRock FATAL1TY Z170 GAMING K4  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150918
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateMay 16 '18 at 23:52
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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-$223
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
98.2% Outstanding
SC Int 128
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 132
106% 132 Pts
QC Int 507
QC Float 536
QC Mixed 514
118% 519 Pts
MC Int 512
MC Float 535
MC Mixed 524
78% 523 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 98.2%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
MSI(1462 3161) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 397.31
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
64.4% Good
Lighting 202
Reflection 179
Parallax 212
64% 198 fps
MRender 147
Gravity 181
Splatting 122
65% 150 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 64.4%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$88
191GB free
Firmware: 2B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
91.8% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 399
Mixed 410
98% 438 MB/s
4K Read 45.3
4K Write 92.2
4K Mixed 25.6
150% 54.4 MB/s
DQ Read 46
DQ Write 101
DQ Mixed 24.5
33% 57.2 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 91.8%
Great: 113%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$85
899GB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 191
Write 182
Mixed 163
134% 179 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 1.32
4K Mixed 0.18
76% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 107%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2133 C15 2x8GB-$175
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
73.8% Very good
MC Read 27.4
MC Write 28.5
MC Mixed 21.4
74% 25.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 27.5
SC Mixed 22.6
65% 22.6 GB/s
Latency 60.3
66% 60.3 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 73.8%
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 1,815 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: ASRock FATAL1TY Z170 GAMING K4 - $137

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $1,075
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