Asus Z170I PRO GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 88.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics54.4% 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 Drive111% 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 (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170I PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory8.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180329
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateAug 02 '20 at 13:14
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing as expected (54th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700K-$379
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
88.2% Excellent
Memory 94.9
1-Core 135
2-Core 242
92% 157 Pts
4-Core 439
8-Core 695
72% 567 Pts
64-Core 695
47% 695 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$267
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 446.14
Performing below potential (23rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
54.4% Above average
Lighting 210
Reflection 185
Parallax 200
55% 198 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 199
Splatting 156
55% 166 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 54.4%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
33GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 400 309 191 65 59 59 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 496
Write 481
Mixed 398
SusWrite 181
87% 389 MB/s
4K Read 45.3
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 59.4
206% 73.5 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 358
270% 362 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 111%
Great: 123%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$136
140GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 471 475 481 486 482 481 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
131% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 483
Mixed 464
SusWrite 479
109% 483 MB/s
4K Read 43.6
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 61.4
209% 75.2 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 361
272% 364 MB/s
Poor: 86%
This bench: 131%
Great: 133%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
59GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 100 99 100 107 141 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
68.1% Good
Read 129
Write 129
Mixed 76.8
SusWrite 108
81% 111 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.1
232% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 68.1%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2666 C15 2x8GB-$169
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
89.9% Excellent
MC Read 32.7
MC Write 34.4
MC Mixed 27.8
90% 31.6 GB/s
SC Read 20.2
SC Write 36.5
SC Mixed 27.6
80% 28.1 GB/s
Latency 57.3
70% 57.3 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 89.9%
Great: 99%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170I PRO GAMING Builds (Compare 943 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
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Desktop
Desktop 90%
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Workstation
Workstation 60%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170I PRO GAMING - $165

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,006
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