Asus Z170 PRO GAMING/AURA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 119%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 138%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 106%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 93%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics131% 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 Drive269% 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.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING/AURA  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.3 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors, 3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160630
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 08 '19 at 02:12
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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-$270
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
93% Outstanding
Memory 94.2
1-Core 142
2-Core 279
98% 172 Pts
4-Core 495
8-Core 749
80% 622 Pts
64-Core 732
49% 732 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 93%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$749
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Lighting 728
Reflection 459
Parallax 558
191% 582 fps
MRender 244
Gravity 499
Splatting 263
129% 335 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 131%
Great: 144%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB (2018)-$107
349GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 101110WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 922 839 829 834 833 840 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
269% Outstanding
Read 1,849
Write 1,816
Mixed 1,520
SusWrite 850
338% 1,509 MB/s
4K Read 45.5
4K Write 199
4K Mixed 74.2
269% 106 MB/s
DQ Read 1,462
DQ Write 1,234
DQ Mixed 1,307
990% 1,334 MB/s
Poor: 158%
This bench: 269%
Great: 275%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$85
1TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 160 163 164 165 163 165 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
92.6% Outstanding
Read 160
Write 123
Mixed 74
SusWrite 163
95% 130 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 92.6%
Great: 116%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
685GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 91 93 93 92 93 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
74.7% Very good
Read 168
Write 148
Mixed 79.5
SusWrite 92.1
89% 122 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1.2
230% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 74.7%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT8G4DFD8213.C16FDR2 CT8G4DFD8213.M16FA 16GB
2300, 2300 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
80.4% Excellent
MC Read 29
MC Write 30.3
MC Mixed 24.8
80% 28 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 32.3
SC Mixed 25.3
73% 25.5 GB/s
Latency 59.4
67% 59.4 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 80%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170 PRO GAMING/AURA Builds (Compare 5,034 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING/AURA

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $835
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