Asus Z170M-PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 72.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics80.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive114% 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.
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 (55%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170M-PLUS  (all builds)
Memory28.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180516
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 12 '21 at 23:57
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 55%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (41st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-7600K-$247
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
72.9% Very good
Memory 83.6
1-Core 117
2-Core 236
83% 146 Pts
4-Core 349
8-Core 422
51% 385 Pts
64-Core 430
29% 430 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 72.9%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 465.89
Performing below potential (53rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
80.1% Excellent
Lighting 100
Reflection 108
Parallax 100
81% 103 fps
MRender 94.3
Gravity 98.3
Splatting 96.6
79% 96.4 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 80.1%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
116GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 291 305 308 283 292 273 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 490
Write 453
Mixed 378
SusWrite 292
90% 403 MB/s
4K Read 43.9
4K Write 95.1
4K Mixed 58.4
192% 65.8 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 352
267% 359 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 114%
Great: 123%
WD WD20EURX 2TB-$45
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 47 55 56 49 49 49 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
41.8% Average
Read 95.2
Write 61.7
Mixed 31.9
SusWrite 50.8
44% 59.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.1
21% 0.17 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 41.8%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 4x8GB-$165
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
75.1% Very good
MC Read 26.9
MC Write 29.5
MC Mixed 24.9
77% 27.1 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 26.4
SC Mixed 21.2
60% 21 GB/s
Latency 74.2
54% 74.2 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 115%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170M-PLUS Builds (Compare 1,783 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus Z170M-PLUS - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $915
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