Asus Z170-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 96.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics138% 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 Drive97.1% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus Z170-K  (all builds)
Memory27.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170208
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 18:32
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
96.1% Outstanding
SC Int 127
SC Float 133
SC Mixed 132
104% 131 Pts
QC Int 462
QC Float 477
QC Mixed 482
107% 474 Pts
MC Int 638
MC Float 719
MC Mixed 671
101% 676 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 96.1%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$550
Asus(1043 85E9) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
138% Outstanding
Lighting 438
Reflection 404
Parallax 470
139% 438 fps
MRender 257
Gravity 422
Splatting 262
137% 313 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 138%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 EVO M.2 500GB
199GB free
Firmware: EMT21B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
97.1% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 404
Mixed 414
99% 445 MB/s
4K Read 44.4
4K Write 97.3
4K Mixed 28
155% 56.6 MB/s
DQ Read 46
DQ Write 239
DQ Mixed 28.1
55% 104 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 97.1%
Great: 116%
SanDisk Ultra Plus 128GB-$125
119GB free
Firmware: X2306RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
83.5% Excellent
Read 436
Write 291
Mixed 308
76% 345 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 98.9
4K Mixed 22.7
127% 50.6 MB/s
DQ Read 296
DQ Write 200
DQ Mixed 46.2
89% 181 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 83.5%
Great: 79%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 4TB-$200
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
61% Good
Read 81
Write 130
Mixed 90.4
76% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 5.32
4K Mixed 0.5
174% 2.1 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 61%
Great: 93%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
98% Outstanding
MC Read 34.4
MC Write 37.8
MC Mixed 32.3
100% 34.8 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 41
SC Mixed 31.3
83% 29.2 GB/s
Latency 53.6
75% 53.6 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 98%
Great: 109%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170-K Builds (Compare 3,477 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170-K - $126

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,200
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HDDRAMUSB
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Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $226SanDisk Extreme 16GB $20
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