Asus Z170-PRO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
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 Drive129% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Very high background CPU (46%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus Z170-PRO  (all builds)
Memory14.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170630
Uptime63.8 Days
Run DateAug 06 '18 at 12:16
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 46%

 PC Performing below expectations (40th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$280
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
82.6% Excellent
Memory 90.5
1-Core 121
2-Core 213
84% 141 Pts
4-Core 404
8-Core 639
66% 521 Pts
64-Core 649
44% 649 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 82.6%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$693
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below potential (73rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
138% Outstanding
Lighting 534
Reflection 536
Parallax 546
140% 539 fps
MRender 277
Gravity 532
Splatting 292
139% 367 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 138%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
268GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 433 381 381 430 410 393 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
129% Outstanding
Read 488
Write 471
Mixed 390
SusWrite 405
99% 438 MB/s
4K Read 46.2
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 65
221% 79.6 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 359
270% 360 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 129%
Great: 133%
OCZ Vertex 4 128GB-$215
8GB free
Firmware: 1.5
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 400
Write 221
Mixed 209
61% 277 MB/s
4K Read 33.3
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 34.2
166% 67.6 MB/s
DQ Read 349
DQ Write 223
DQ Mixed 244
193% 272 MB/s
Poor: 62% Great: 102%
SanDisk SSD 256GB-$150
13GB free
Firmware: 2.0.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 14 8.6 11 12 8.2 7.6 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
26.3% Poor
Read 447
Write 22.2
Mixed 32
SusWrite 10.1
27% 128 MB/s
4K Read 11.6
4K Write 6.4
4K Mixed 4.6
27% 7.53 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 26.3%
Great: 54%
WD WD5000AACS-00ZUB0 500GB
24GB free
Firmware: 01.01B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 47 47 48 48 48 48 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
25.4% Poor
Read 40.2
Write 44
Mixed 34.5
SusWrite 47.7
31% 41.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
140% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 25.4%
Great: 50%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Aegis DDR4 2400 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (25th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
73.9% Very good
MC Read 26.8
MC Write 28.5
MC Mixed 24
76% 26.4 GB/s
SC Read 13
SC Write 27.4
SC Mixed 21.5
59% 20.6 GB/s
Latency 66.6
60% 66.6 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 73.9%
Great: 84%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170-PRO Builds (Compare 3,087 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170-PRO - $185

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $969
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