Asus Z170-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 101%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics133% 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 Drive122% 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.
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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170-K  (all builds)
Memory21.2 GB free of 24 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170208
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 08:06
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th 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 i5-6600K-$238
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
101% Outstanding
SC Int 132
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 136
110% 137 Pts
QC Int 493
QC Float 537
QC Mixed 526
118% 519 Pts
MC Int 501
MC Float 556
MC Mixed 527
79% 528 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 101%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2592 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 416.34
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
133% Outstanding
Lighting 424
Reflection 405
Parallax 424
131% 417 fps
MRender 244
Gravity 421
Splatting 262
135% 309 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 133%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
102GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 373 297 234 174 166 161 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 501
Write 481
Mixed 383
SusWrite 234
90% 400 MB/s
4K Read 49.2
4K Write 133
4K Mixed 66.6
230% 83 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 357
270% 361 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 122%
Great: 123%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$93
177GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 197 198 198 197 196 198 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
95.1% Outstanding
Read 133
Write 133
Mixed 28.3
SusWrite 197
89% 123 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 2.1
382% 2.83 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 95.1%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMK16GX4M2B3000C15 CMK8GX4M2A2666C16 CMK16GX4M2B3000C15 CMK8GX4M2A2666C16 24GB
2667, 2667, 2667, 2667 MHz
8192, 4096, 8192, 4096 MB
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
95.2% Outstanding
MC Read 34.1
MC Write 36.5
MC Mixed 30.6
96% 33.7 GB/s
SC Read 20.9
SC Write 38.4
SC Mixed 28.4
84% 29.2 GB/s
Latency 57.4
70% 57.4 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 95.2%
Great: 106%
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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 3,267 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: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $1,017
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HDDRAMUSB
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