Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (24th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 76 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 80.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics94.4% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive43.5% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory15.2 GB free of 24 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20160307
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateAug 10 '18 at 10:48
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User JPN-User
Background CPU 21%
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 PC Performing below expectations (24th 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-$276
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
80.8% Excellent
Memory 89.8
1-Core 115
2-Core 213
82% 139 Pts
4-Core 388
8-Core 614
64% 501 Pts
64-Core 648
44% 648 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.82
Performing below potential (9th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
94.4% Outstanding
Lighting 299
Reflection 296
Parallax 374
78% 323 fps
MRender 220
Gravity 357
Splatting 225
96% 267 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 94.4%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$34
126GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z32070RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 137 116 77 89 83 77 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
43.5% Average
Read 383
Write 289
Mixed 18.8
SusWrite 96.6
43% 197 MB/s
4K Read 12.6
4K Write 74.5
4K Mixed 0.2
59% 29.1 MB/s
DQ Read 122
DQ Write 174
DQ Mixed 0.2
42% 98.8 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 43.5%
Great: 86%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$34
554GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 168 161 167 162 166 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
94.9% Outstanding
Read 164
Write 160
Mixed 76.5
SusWrite 166
104% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
139% 1 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 94.9%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMK8GX4M2B3000C15 CMK16GX4M2B3000C15 CMK8GX4M2B3000C15 CMK16GX4M2B3000C15 24GB
2133, 2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
4096, 8192, 4096, 8192 MB
Performing below potential (9th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
69% Good
MC Read 25
MC Write 26.2
MC Mixed 21.8
70% 24.3 GB/s
SC Read 16.1
SC Write 24.3
SC Mixed 20.7
58% 20.4 GB/s
Latency 67.5
59% 67.5 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 69%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170 PRO GAMING Builds (Compare 9,979 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $228

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,084
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