Asus Z170-DELUXE

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 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 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 84.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics75.2% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170-DELUXE  (all builds)
Memory10.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161129
Uptime10.7 Days
Run DateNov 25 '19 at 02:28
Run Duration105 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th 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-$267
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
84.5% Excellent
Memory 92.1
1-Core 130
2-Core 247
90% 156 Pts
4-Core 415
8-Core 641
68% 528 Pts
64-Core 660
44% 660 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 84.5%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-Ti-$560
Zotac(19DA 1394) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 431.36
Performing below potential (24th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
75.2% Very good
Lighting 97.2
Reflection 102
Parallax 91.3
79% 96.9 fps
MRender 86.9
Gravity 88.8
Splatting 78.9
71% 84.9 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 75.2%
Great: 90%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Se 4TB-$105
109GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 69 71 76 74 88 109 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
55.8% Above average
Read 113
Write 119
Mixed 81.5
SusWrite 81.1
73% 98.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1.1
194% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 55.8%
Great: 99%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 4x4GB-$115
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (28th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
74.8% Very good
MC Read 26.9
MC Write 28.5
MC Mixed 22.9
75% 26.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.3
SC Write 29.9
SC Mixed 23.9
68% 23.7 GB/s
Latency 63.9
63% 63.9 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 74.8%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170-DELUXE Builds (Compare 1,474 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus Z170-DELUXE - $319

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,232
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HDDRAMUSB
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