Asus Z170M-PLUS/BR

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 95.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics38.1% 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 Drive84.6% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170M-PLUS/BR  (all builds)
Memory6.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170706
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 13 '18 at 04:57
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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 i7-7700K-$329
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
95.9% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 138
111% 139 Pts
QC Int 513
QC Float 479
QC Mixed 460
110% 484 Pts
MC Int 690
MC Float 788
MC Mixed 748
111% 742 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 95.9%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
Gigabyte(1458 3764) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
38.1% Below average
Lighting 120
Reflection 80.8
Parallax 119
37% 107 fps
MRender 80
Gravity 110
Splatting 80.7
39% 90.3 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 38.1%
Great: 42%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$57
51GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 354 135 93 91 94 85 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
84.6% Excellent
Read 450
Write 401
Mixed 310
SusWrite 142
73% 326 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 34.6
148% 59.3 MB/s
DQ Read 311
DQ Write 278
DQ Mixed 186
169% 258 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 84.6%
Great: 87%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB-$32
85GB free
Firmware: CC38
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 69 70 71 71 71 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
52.1% Above average
Read 111
Write 105
Mixed 67
SusWrite 70.5
65% 88.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 1
172% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 52.1%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
81.7% Excellent
MC Read 31.6
MC Write 31.2
MC Mixed 23.2
82% 28.7 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 29.7
SC Mixed 25.6
71% 24.9 GB/s
Latency 57
70% 57 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 81.7%
Great: 112%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170M-PLUS/BR Builds (Compare 384 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170M-PLUS/BR

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $743
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