Asus Z170-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 97.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics62.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive100% 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 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.
Run History
30 days ago, 10 days ago.
MotherboardAsus Z170-K  (all builds)
Memory29.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20150717
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 01:49
Run Duration215 Seconds
Run User ZAF-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
97.9% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 139
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 536
QC Float 533
QC Mixed 473
117% 514 Pts
MC Int 699
MC Float 781
MC Mixed 759
112% 746 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 97.9%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$207
CLim: 1430 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
62.5% Good
Lighting 186
Reflection 173
Parallax 191
58% 183 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 178
Splatting 128
66% 153 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 62.5%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Transcend SSD370S 256GB-$71
100GB free (System drive)
Firmware: O0919A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 323 233 270 334 244 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 470
Write 377
Mixed 325
SusWrite 252
80% 356 MB/s
4K Read 34.2
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 54.8
182% 67.2 MB/s
DQ Read 130
DQ Write 294
DQ Mixed 49.8
84% 158 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 100%
Great: 113%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
464GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 21 14 6 9.2 7.3 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
40.6% Average
Read 126
Write 93.5
Mixed 60.3
SusWrite 15.9
54% 73.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.6
110% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 40.6%
Great: 115%
WD My Book 1230 2TB
704GB free, PID 1230
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 35 92 70 94 119 90 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
41% Average
Read 109
Write 104
Mixed 79.3
SusWrite 83.4
125% 93.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
109% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 41%
Great: 58%
StoreJet Transcend 2TB
617GB free, PID 5106
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 22 60 43 60 76 58 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
27.5% Poor
Read 71
Write 53
Mixed 46
SusWrite 53
73% 55.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
87% 1 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 27.5%
Great: 50%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
84.2% Excellent
MC Read 30.1
MC Write 32.1
MC Mixed 26
84% 29.4 GB/s
SC Read 19.7
SC Write 34.1
SC Mixed 27.4
77% 27.1 GB/s
Latency 58.8
68% 58.8 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 105%
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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 3,266 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170-K - $125

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $988
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