Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (30th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 70 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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics137% 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 Drive247% 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.
Very high background CPU (54%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory8.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180516
Uptime5.1 Days
Run DateOct 22 '20 at 17:10
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User SVK-User
Background CPU 54%

 PC Performing below expectations (30th 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
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
68.3% Good
Memory 86
1-Core 103
2-Core 199
76% 129 Pts
4-Core 291
8-Core 313
41% 302 Pts
64-Core 343
23% 343 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 68.3%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 456.55
Performing below potential (66th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
137% Outstanding
Lighting 173
Reflection 192
Parallax 189
144% 185 fps
MRender 125
Gravity 174
Splatting 122
77% 140 fps
Poor: 114%
This bench: 137%
Great: 147%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$130
405GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 918 933 959 926 940 922 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
247% Outstanding
Read 1959
Write 1628
Mixed 1,421
SusWrite 933
332% 1,485 MB/s
4K Read 47.4
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 66.9
215% 74.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,218
DQ Write 762
DQ Mixed 1,038
761% 1,006 MB/s
Poor: 224%
This bench: 247%
Great: 356%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB-$125
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
69.2% Good
MC Read 24
MC Write 27.4
MC Mixed 23.1
71% 24.8 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 19.9
54% 19.1 GB/s
Latency 71.3
56% 71.3 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 69.2%
Great: 81%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170 PRO GAMING Builds (Compare 12,959 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $228

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $947
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