Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics78.4% 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 Drive87.6% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.5 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160919
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateNov 03 '19 at 17:42
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-6600K-$200
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
71.5% Very good
1-Core 100
2-Core 245
78% 173 Pts
4-Core 416
8-Core 324
52% 370 Pts
64-Core 458
31% 458 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 71.5%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.15
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
78.4% Very good
Lighting 300
Reflection 288
Parallax 306
79% 298 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 288
Splatting 229
79% 240 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 525GB-$138
57GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR031
SusWrite @10s intervals: 187 181 188 185 173 69 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
87.6% Excellent
Read 414
Write 478
Mixed 384
SusWrite 164
81% 360 MB/s
4K Read 28.1
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 41.2
155% 60.8 MB/s
DQ Read 345
DQ Write 254
DQ Mixed 150
152% 249 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 87.6%
Great: 99%
WD Red 3TB (2012)-$80
431GB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 73 72 74 74 74 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
59.8% Above average
Read 135
Write 101
Mixed 76.2
SusWrite 73.3
71% 96.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.9
179% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 59.8%
Great: 88%
WD Red 4TB (2013)-$90
550GB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 91 91 91 92 91 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
49.4% Average
Read 80.7
Write 81.7
Mixed 66.5
SusWrite 90.7
59% 79.9 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
201% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 49.4%
Great: 102%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2666 C15 2x8GB-$169
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2472 MHz
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
87.4% Excellent
MC Read 31.2
MC Write 33.7
MC Mixed 28.6
89% 31.2 GB/s
SC Read 16.3
SC Write 33.7
SC Mixed 26.5
73% 25.5 GB/s
Latency 59.6
67% 59.6 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 87.4%
Great: 97%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170 PRO GAMING Builds (Compare 33,695 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $228

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,054
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HDDRAMUSB
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