Asus Z170M-PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 126%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 76%
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 89.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics116% 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 Drive274% 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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170M-PLUS  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180516
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateFeb 11 '19 at 23:21
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 27%

 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 i5-7600K-$250
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
89.8% Excellent
SC Int 121
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 125
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 452
QC Float 510
QC Mixed 462
108% 475 Pts
MC Int 452
MC Float 508
MC Mixed 481
72% 480 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 89.8%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-6GB-$350
CLim: 2190 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Lighting 360
Reflection 308
Parallax 395
115% 354 fps
MRender 295
Gravity 315
Splatting 198
117% 269 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 116%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung SM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB
201GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXZ7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1353 1393 1390 1400 1342 1326 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
274% Outstanding
Read 1,490
Write 1,358
Mixed 532
SusWrite 1,367
266% 1,187 MB/s
4K Read 47.4
4K Write 188
4K Mixed 62.3
251% 99.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,370
DQ Write 1,093
DQ Mixed 990
807% 1,151 MB/s
Poor: 138%
This bench: 274%
Great: 287%
Crucial MX500 1TB-$134
511GB free
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 429 448 449 449 411 413 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 464
Write 408
Mixed 386
SusWrite 433
95% 423 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 57.7
182% 68.4 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 298
241% 341 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 118%
Great: 125%
Seagate FireCuda 2.5" 2TB-$95
1.5TB free
Firmware: SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 123 127 126 127 124 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
63.5% Good
Read 96.4
Write 109
Mixed 55.7
SusWrite 125
71% 96.5 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 1.2
203% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 63.5%
Great: 68%
WD Elements 25A3 5TB
1TB free, PID 25a3
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 157 158 158 158 158 157 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
61.1% Good
Read 129
Write 133
Mixed 110
SusWrite 158
183% 133 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
123% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 61.1%
Great: 67%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMK8GX4M2A2400C16 CMK8GX4M2A2400C14 CMK8GX4M2A2400C16 CMK8GX4M2A2400C14 16GB
2133, 2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
77.7% Very good
MC Read 28.5
MC Write 29.3
MC Mixed 25.4
79% 27.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 28.7
SC Mixed 22.1
64% 22.5 GB/s
Latency 66
61% 66 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 85%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170M-PLUS Builds (Compare 1,782 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus Z170M-PLUS - $128

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 103% - Outstanding Total price: $769
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