Asus Z170I PRO GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 85.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
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 (59%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170I PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160919
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 16 '19 at 14:11
Run Duration226 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU 59%

 PC Performing as expected (60th 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 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
85.7% Excellent
Memory 98.7
1-Core 118
2-Core 234
88% 150 Pts
4-Core 393
8-Core 643
66% 518 Pts
64-Core 655
44% 655 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 85.7%
Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$320
100GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,999
Write 1,793
Mixed 1,133
364% 1,642 MB/s
4K Read 50.6
4K Write 140
4K Mixed 69.3
240% 86.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,124
DQ Write 916
DQ Mixed 1,014
761% 1,018 MB/s
Poor: 243% Great: 406%
Adata Ultimate SU800 1TB-$100
56GB free
Firmware: Q0922FS
SusWrite @10s intervals: 367 414 401 401 194 58 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
95.3% Outstanding
Read 457
Write 406
Mixed 375
SusWrite 306
87% 386 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 39.3
150% 59.3 MB/s
DQ Read 268
DQ Write 283
DQ Mixed 202
172% 251 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 95.3%
Great: 123%
WD Red 2TB (2012)-$70
573GB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 119 120 119 120 119 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
66.5% Good
Read 112
Write 109
Mixed 79.2
SusWrite 119
77% 105 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.8
161% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 66.5%
Great: 86%
JMicron Tech 500GB
155GB free, PID 0562
Operating at USB 3.2 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 537 525 514 533 534 507 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
397% Outstanding
Read 519
Write 502
Mixed 384
SusWrite 525
654% 483 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 65.1
4K Mixed 38.9
3,651% 44.9 MB/s
DQ Read 33.3
DQ Write 75.8
DQ Mixed 38.3
4,004% 49.1 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 397%
Great: 416%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3600 C15 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3733 MHz
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
117% Outstanding
MC Read 45.5
MC Write 47.2
MC Mixed 31
118% 41.2 GB/s
SC Read 24.2
SC Write 46.3
SC Mixed 36.3
102% 35.6 GB/s
Latency 42.7
94% 42.7 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 117%
Great: 132%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170I PRO GAMING Builds (Compare 5,281 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 75%
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Desktop
Desktop 85%
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Workstation
Workstation 67%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170I PRO GAMING - $165

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $1,065
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