Asus Z170 PRO GAMING/AURA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 100%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (88th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 12 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 90.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics57.3% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive162% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING/AURA  (all builds)
Memory5.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180222
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateFeb 29 '20 at 23:20
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-6600K-$205
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
90.2% Outstanding
Memory 95.2
1-Core 129
2-Core 257
92% 160 Pts
4-Core 493
8-Core 493
67% 493 Pts
64-Core 502
34% 502 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 90.2%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$395
Gigabyte(1458 3670) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1570 MHz, MLim: 1869 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 432.0
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
57.3% Above average
Lighting 221
Reflection 191
Parallax 228
58% 213 fps
MRender 161
Gravity 206
Splatting 132
58% 166 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 57.3%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A1000 NVMe PCIe M.2 480GB-$108
337GB free (System drive)
Firmware: E8FK11.L Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 555 497 507 510 503 522 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
162% Outstanding
Read 837
Write 980
Mixed 879
SusWrite 516
181% 803 MB/s
4K Read 38.4
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 53.7
194% 72.8 MB/s
DQ Read 929
DQ Write 741
DQ Mixed 820
618% 830 MB/s
Poor: 101%
This bench: 162%
Great: 160%
Toshiba MK5059GSXP 500GB-$50
356GB free
Firmware: GT001L
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 68 68 70 70 70 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
39.7% Below average
Read 69.2
Write 70.2
Mixed 19.5
SusWrite 68.8
41% 56.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.5
106% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 39.7%
Great: 43%
Generic Flash Disk 16GB
11GB free, PID 6387
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Read 16
Mixed 1.7
7% 8.85 MB/s
4K Read 5.1
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
19% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 2% Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D26BFSBK.8FD 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
48.4% Average
MC Read 17.9
MC Write 17.1
MC Mixed 13
46% 16 GB/s
SC Read 13.8
SC Write 16.5
SC Mixed 14.2
42% 14.8 GB/s
Latency 56.6
71% 56.6 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 48.4%
Great: 52%
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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/AURA Builds (Compare 5,052 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 75%
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Desktop
Desktop 84%
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Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING/AURA

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $835
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