ASRock FATAL1TY Z170 GAMING K4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (87th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 13 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 95.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics57.5% 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 Drive83.9% 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.
Run History
MotherboardASRock FATAL1TY Z170 GAMING K4  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180123
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 19 '20 at 19:52
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing way above expectations (87th 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-$188
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
95.6% Outstanding
Memory 91.9
1-Core 146
2-Core 294
100% 177 Pts
4-Core 573
8-Core 575
78% 574 Pts
64-Core 573
38% 573 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 95.6%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$340
CLim: 1602 MHz, MLim: 1790 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
57.5% Above average
Lighting 71.5
Reflection 74.8
Parallax 66.7
59% 71 fps
MRender 75.6
Gravity 67.9
Splatting 59.8
44% 67.7 fps
Poor: 45%
This bench: 57.5%
Great: 58%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SUV300S37A120G 120GB
61GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM12.G
SusWrite @10s intervals: 175 93 87 81 70 87 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
83.9% Excellent
Read 456
Write 407
Mixed 334
SusWrite 98.7
72% 324 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 37.3
149% 59.8 MB/s
DQ Read 290
DQ Write 350
DQ Mixed 164
167% 268 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 85%
Adata SX8100NP 512GB
383GB free
Firmware: VB411D45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 581 1189 1262 1211 1227 708 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
291% Outstanding
Read 2,456
Write 1,195
Mixed 1,096
SusWrite 1,030
320% 1,444 MB/s
4K Read 49.6
4K Write 174
4K Mixed 79.3
269% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 1,216
DQ Write 862
DQ Mixed 1,314
907% 1,131 MB/s
Poor: 124%
This bench: 291%
Great: 324%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
699GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 148 159 160 160 159 159 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
90.5% Outstanding
Read 158
Write 158
Mixed 108
SusWrite 157
107% 145 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1.1
231% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 90.5%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2133 C14 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
85.8% Excellent
MC Read 31.1
MC Write 32.9
MC Mixed 26.6
86% 30.2 GB/s
SC Read 20.8
SC Write 34.8
SC Mixed 26.7
78% 27.4 GB/s
Latency 64.3
62% 64.3 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 85.8%
Great: 98%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 69%
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Desktop
Desktop 86%
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Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: ASRock FATAL1TY Z170 GAMING K4 - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $907
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