Asus Z170-PRO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 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. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 73.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics6.7% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (38%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170-PRO  (all builds)
Memory24.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 23 '21 at 22:53
Run Duration180 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 38%
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 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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-$268
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
73.8% Very good
Memory 80.6
1-Core 102
2-Core 176
72% 119 Pts
4-Core 361
8-Core 564
59% 463 Pts
64-Core 543
36% 543 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 73.8%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
EVGA(3842 3755) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2355 MHz, MLim: 3649 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.40
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
6.7% Terrible
Lighting 7
Reflection 6.5
Parallax 10.5
6% 8 fps
MRender 1.7
Gravity 11.2
Splatting 16
8% 9.63 fps
Poor: 135%
This bench: 6.7%
Great: 166%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Spcc M.2 PCIe SSD 512GB
33GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0614B0G Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,437
Write 924
Mixed 852
236% 1,071 MB/s
4K Read 37.4
4K Write 38
4K Mixed 31
116% 35.5 MB/s
DQ Read 876
DQ Write 97
DQ Mixed 193
216% 389 MB/s
Poor: 136% Great: 265%
Sandisk PLUS 1000GB
360GB free
Firmware: UH5100RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 71 46 101 37 38 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
34.5% Below average
Read 371
Write 263
Mixed 212
SusWrite 68.8
51% 229 MB/s
4K Read 16.2
4K Write 17.8
4K Mixed 5.1
40% 13 MB/s
DQ Read 115
DQ Write 61.8
DQ Mixed 29.8
38% 68.9 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 34.5%
Great: 57%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$59
500GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 32 21 28 20 25 23 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
15% Very poor
Read 27.2
Write 85
Mixed 36.2
SusWrite 25
32% 43.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.3
54% 0.43 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 15%
Great: 87%
WD Blue 3TB (2015)-$70
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 148 159 150 163 161 161 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
Read 158
Write 155
Mixed 84
SusWrite 157
101% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1
187% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 96%
Verbatim STORE N GO 8GB
6GB free, PID 0302
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 5.3 6.2 7.5 7.8 8.2 8 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
7.19% Terrible
Read 30
Write 1.7
Mixed 1.7
SusWrite 7.2
9% 10.2 MB/s
4K Read 5.4
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
20% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 2%
This bench: 7.19%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW32GX4M2Z3600C18 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
78.8% Very good
MC Read 28.6
MC Write 31
MC Mixed 26.1
82% 28.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.4
SC Write 29.9
SC Mixed 21.8
64% 22.4 GB/s
Latency 79.4
50% 79.4 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 78.8%
Great: 117%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170-PRO Builds (Compare 1,137 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170-PRO - $198

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $968
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