Asus Z170-K

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 108%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (85th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 15 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 83.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics34.7% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive243% 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.
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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170-K  (all builds)
Memory29.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180516
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 12 '19 at 21:47
Run Duration228 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing way above expectations (85th 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 i7-6700-$302
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
83.2% Excellent
SC Int 119
SC Float 123
SC Mixed 123
97% 122 Pts
QC Int 368
QC Float 468
QC Mixed 397
93% 411 Pts
MC Int 568
MC Float 648
MC Mixed 626
92% 614 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 83.2%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-$120
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
34.7% Below average
Lighting 108
Reflection 65.8
Parallax 100
32% 91.3 fps
MRender 80.9
Gravity 99.3
Splatting 72.9
36% 84.4 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 34.7%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$90
201GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1315 323 308 308 308 308 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
243% Outstanding
Read 1,642
Write 1,469
Mixed 880
SusWrite 478
249% 1,118 MB/s
4K Read 68.4
4K Write 193
4K Mixed 92
324% 118 MB/s
DQ Read 976
DQ Write 1,170
DQ Mixed 1,016
782% 1,054 MB/s
Poor: 158%
This bench: 243%
Great: 277%
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$56
126GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 389 460 416 287 288 287 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
128% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 423
Mixed 415
SusWrite 354
96% 427 MB/s
4K Read 50.9
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 67.1
229% 80.8 MB/s
DQ Read 361
DQ Write 309
DQ Mixed 329
248% 333 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 128%
Great: 126%
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$56
126GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 361 317 316 317 316 317 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
126% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 450
Mixed 413
SusWrite 324
95% 425 MB/s
4K Read 50.5
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 67.3
228% 80.5 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 310
DQ Mixed 327
247% 332 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 126%
Great: 126%
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$56
157GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 460 453 388 282 282 282 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 457
Mixed 439
SusWrite 358
99% 440 MB/s
4K Read 49.1
4K Write 99.9
4K Mixed 61.8
206% 70.3 MB/s
DQ Read 361
DQ Write 307
DQ Mixed 330
248% 333 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 121%
Great: 126%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
84.9% Excellent
MC Read 31.1
MC Write 32.1
MC Mixed 26.6
86% 29.9 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 34.2
SC Mixed 25.6
75% 26.4 GB/s
Latency 61.1
66% 61.1 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 84.9%
Great: 90%
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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 Z170-K Builds (Compare 4,522 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170-K - $126

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $1,003
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HDDRAMUSB
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