Asus Z170-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 81.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics21.3% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive108% 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-K  (all builds)
Memory8.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151116
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 10:02
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User IND-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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-$350
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
81.8% Excellent
SC Int 117
SC Float 118
SC Mixed 120
95% 118 Pts
QC Int 378
QC Float 421
QC Mixed 390
90% 397 Pts
MC Int 584
MC Float 657
MC Mixed 627
93% 622 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 81.8%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro K2200-$440
Nvidia(10DE 1097) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1124 MHz, MLim: 1252 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.74
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
21.3% Poor
Lighting 63
Reflection 42.8
Parallax 62.1
19% 56 fps
MRender 49.3
Gravity 68.2
Splatting 37.4
23% 51.6 fps
Poor: 19%
This bench: 21.3%
Great: 22%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$87
50GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 343 169 162 154 156 155 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 493
Write 456
Mixed 348
SusWrite 190
83% 372 MB/s
4K Read 42
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 57
195% 69.7 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 356
268% 359 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 108%
Great: 123%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$39
315GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 156 161 161 159 159 159 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
81.7% Excellent
Read 126
Write 136
Mixed 66.8
SusWrite 159
89% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
146% 1 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 81.7%
Great: 113%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
454GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 177 177 175 177 177 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 190
Write 183
Mixed 76
SusWrite 176
114% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
143% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 105%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
74.8% Very good
MC Read 27
MC Write 28
MC Mixed 23.4
75% 26.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 29.7
SC Mixed 24.1
68% 23.8 GB/s
Latency 65.5
61% 65.5 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 74.8%
Great: 89%
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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 4,093 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170-K - $125

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $1,056
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $350Nvidia GTX 1070 $344Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $87
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $145Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $260Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $105
Intel Core i7-7700K $329AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $135
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $150SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $899SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $38Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $160SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $11
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