Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics83.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
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.
Very high background CPU (37%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory10.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160919
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateApr 04 '19 at 11:30
Run Duration164 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 37%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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-$231
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
89% Excellent
SC Int 118
SC Float 131
SC Mixed 124
99% 124 Pts
QC Int 430
QC Float 507
QC Mixed 458
105% 465 Pts
MC Int 437
MC Float 498
MC Mixed 474
70% 470 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 89%
Great: 103%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.17
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
83.5% Excellent
Lighting 0.3
Reflection 344
Parallax 358
40% 234 fps
MRender 197
Gravity 364
Splatting 231
116% 264 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 83.5%
Great: 129%
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 25.20.100.6577
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
9.95% Terrible
Lighting 24.9
Reflection 27.9
Parallax 26.4
8% 26.4 fps
MRender 25.2
Gravity 22.5
Splatting 38.2
12% 28.6 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 9.95%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$60
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 168 151 163 156 150 165 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
95.5% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 159
Mixed 42.7
SusWrite 159
97% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.3
78% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 95.5%
Great: 117%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$42
799GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 178 181 180 182 182 183 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 191
Write 141
Mixed 84.2
SusWrite 181
109% 149 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
159% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 107%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$70
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
85.1% Excellent
MC Read 32.8
MC Write 32.8
MC Mixed 26.6
88% 30.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.9
SC Write 25.4
SC Mixed 22.7
62% 21.7 GB/s
Latency 54.2
74% 54.2 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 104%
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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 PRO GAMING Builds (Compare 27,818 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $157

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 106% - Outstanding Total price: $936
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