Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
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 (43%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory9.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151116
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMay 16 '19 at 16:08
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User BGR-User
Background CPU 43%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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-$235
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
80% Excellent
SC Int 96.2
SC Float 113
SC Mixed 113
86% 107 Pts
QC Int 328
QC Float 449
QC Mixed 411
90% 396 Pts
MC Int 410
MC Float 464
MC Mixed 418
64% 430 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 80%
Great: 103%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$70
10GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 608ABBF0
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 327
Write 253
Mixed 242
61% 274 MB/s
4K Read 16.8
4K Write 99.6
4K Mixed 28.6
115% 48.3 MB/s
DQ Read 176
DQ Write 231
DQ Mixed 202
153% 203 MB/s
Poor: 38% Great: 82%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$30
217GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 148 154 160 160 160 161 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
91.2% Outstanding
Read 160
Write 155
Mixed 105
SusWrite 157
106% 144 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1.2
238% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 91.2%
Great: 108%
Kingston DataTraveler 2.0 16GB
8GB free, PID 6545
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3.8 3.7 4.2 4.8 4.8 4.8 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
5.19% Terrible
Read 23.8
Write 19
Mixed 4.3
SusWrite 4.3
15% 12.8 MB/s
4K Read 3.4
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
13% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 5.19%
Great: 6%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
GEIL CL16-16-16 D4-2400 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
65.9% Good
MC Read 23
MC Write 24.9
MC Mixed 21
66% 23 GB/s
SC Read 14.1
SC Write 25.2
SC Mixed 21.2
58% 20.2 GB/s
Latency 66.2
60% 66.2 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 65.9%
Great: 83%
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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 26,700 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: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $1,009
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