Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 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 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 97.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics81.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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 (43%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160705
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 18:02
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 43%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
97.1% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 141
SC Mixed 140
110% 138 Pts
QC Int 450
QC Float 480
QC Mixed 470
106% 467 Pts
MC Int 653
MC Float 763
MC Mixed 726
107% 714 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 97.1%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$550
Nvidia(10DE 1151) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
81.7% Excellent
Lighting 274
Reflection 246
Parallax 266
84% 262 fps
MRender 170
Gravity 219
Splatting 173
80% 187 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 81.7%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsun 840 EVO 250G 250GB
24GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 75% Great: 100%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
701GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
72.8% Very good
Read 95.6
Write 157
Mixed 121
94% 125 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 5.35
4K Mixed 0.66
192% 2.16 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 72.8%
Great: 107%
Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB-$92
105GB free
Firmware: 1AJ10001 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
66.8% Good
Read 102
Write 131
Mixed 102
84% 111 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 2.51
4K Mixed 0.47
123% 1.19 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 66.8%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2666 C15 2x8GB-$75
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
86.9% Excellent
MC Read 31.6
MC Write 33
MC Mixed 27.1
87% 30.6 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 34.4
SC Mixed 26.5
77% 26.9 GB/s
Latency 58
69% 58 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 86.9%
Great: 100%
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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 20,289 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: $1,238
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