Asus Z170-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 126%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics106% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive259% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardAsus Z170-K  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.5 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160219
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 13 '19 at 16:49
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User ARE-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700K-$275
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
94.3% Outstanding
1-Core 137
2-Core 274
96% 205 Pts
4-Core 536
8-Core 710
82% 623 Pts
64-Core 719
48% 719 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 94.3%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.66
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
106% Outstanding
Lighting 412
Reflection 373
Parallax 396
108% 393 fps
MRender 238
Gravity 401
Splatting 239
107% 292 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 106%
Great: 115%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme SPCC M.2 PCIe SS 1TB
889GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM22.4 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2127 1022 863 871 850 888 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
259% Outstanding
Read 1,265
Write 2,136
Mixed 1,307
SusWrite 1,103
329% 1,453 MB/s
4K Read 49
4K Write 201
4K Mixed 78.9
282% 110 MB/s
DQ Read 1,244
DQ Write 1,200
DQ Mixed 1,305
957% 1,250 MB/s
Poor: 170%
This bench: 259%
Great: 276%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LED DDR4 2666 C16 2x8GB-$100
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2472 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
86% Excellent
MC Read 31.7
MC Write 33.1
MC Mixed 26.8
87% 30.5 GB/s
SC Read 19.1
SC Write 33.4
SC Mixed 26.1
75% 26.2 GB/s
Latency 63.2
63% 63.2 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 86%
Great: 96%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170-K Builds (Compare 6,655 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
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Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170-K - $299

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $1,108
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