Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 91.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive258% 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 (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, 3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170426
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateJan 16 '21 at 11:13
Run Duration232 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$266
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
91.5% Outstanding
Memory 96.3
1-Core 135
2-Core 273
96% 168 Pts
4-Core 467
8-Core 750
77% 608 Pts
64-Core 747
50% 747 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 91.5%
Great: 94%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS3030 1TB SSD
506GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS303225
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1716 888 892 882 895 886 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
258% Outstanding
Read 1,271
Write 1,396
Mixed 1,365
SusWrite 1,026
285% 1,264 MB/s
4K Read 38.8
4K Write 214
4K Mixed 84
280% 112 MB/s
DQ Read 1,305
DQ Write 1,254
DQ Mixed 1,362
1,000% 1,307 MB/s
Poor: 164%
This bench: 258%
Great: 276%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$125
7GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 451
Write 439
Mixed 391
95% 427 MB/s
4K Read 36.7
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 54.1
188% 69.7 MB/s
DQ Read 331
DQ Write 297
DQ Mixed 304
231% 311 MB/s
Poor: 78% Great: 132%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$60
5GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 458
Write 440
Mixed 413
98% 437 MB/s
4K Read 33.8
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 48.9
178% 68.2 MB/s
DQ Read 331
DQ Write 301
DQ Mixed 260
210% 297 MB/s
Poor: 77% Great: 129%
Samsung 750 EVO 500GB
37GB free
Firmware: MAT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 440 214 63 57 57 49 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 445
Write 442
Mixed 351
SusWrite 147
78% 346 MB/s
4K Read 33.1
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 61.3
190% 69.8 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 300
DQ Mixed 348
258% 342 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 102%
Great: 123%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 40.8
MC Write 41.7
MC Mixed 33.6
111% 38.7 GB/s
SC Read 24.5
SC Write 46.6
SC Mixed 33
99% 34.7 GB/s
Latency 52.8
76% 52.8 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 109%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170 PRO GAMING Builds (Compare 16,893 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $228

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $996
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