Asus Z170-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 205%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 172%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 91.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics231% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170-K  (all builds)
Memory25.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180516
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateJun 18 '21 at 11:56
Run Duration260 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 27%
Watch Gameplay: 3080 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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-$310
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
91.2% Outstanding
Memory 93.7
1-Core 142
2-Core 274
97% 170 Pts
4-Core 478
8-Core 694
76% 586 Pts
64-Core 696
47% 696 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 91.2%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
Gigabyte(1458 403E) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 466.77
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
231% Outstanding
Lighting 308
Reflection 264
Parallax 307
249% 293 fps
MRender 329
Gravity 248
Splatting 181
210% 253 fps
Poor: 156%
This bench: 231%
Great: 228%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$78
57GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2353
Write 2,281
Mixed 1,638
465% 2,090 MB/s
4K Read 60.1
4K Write 138
4K Mixed 80.2
267% 92.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,106
DQ Write 1,381
DQ Mixed 1,260
946% 1,249 MB/s
Poor: 211% Great: 333%
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$52
87GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 5,161
Write 5,042
Mixed 1,000
823% 3,734 MB/s
4K Read 293
4K Write 240
4K Mixed 254
897% 262 MB/s
DQ Read 1,496
DQ Write 1245
DQ Mixed 1,271
979% 1,337 MB/s
Poor: 76% Great: 128%
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$52
65GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 412 315 316 315 316 314 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 458
Mixed 444
SusWrite 331
98% 434 MB/s
4K Read 46.2
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 61.5
204% 71 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 361
272% 364 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 120%
Great: 128%
Samsung D3 Station 3TB
903GB free, PID 6124
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 94 94 94 90 88 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
44.6% Average
Read 135
Write 53.9
Mixed 57
SusWrite 90
103% 84 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
88% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 44.6%
Great: 81%
Ut163 USB2FlashStorage 1GB
1GB free, PID 0163
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1.9 2 2 2 2 1.9 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
3.63% Terrible
Read 12.4
Write 1.7
Mixed 2.7
SusWrite 1.9
5% 4.67 MB/s
4K Read 6
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
22% 2 MB/s
Poor: 2%
This bench: 3.63%
Great: 5%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 4x8GB-$183
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2800 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
95.6% Outstanding
MC Read 34.1
MC Write 36.3
MC Mixed 30.5
96% 33.6 GB/s
SC Read 22
SC Write 40.5
SC Mixed 31
89% 31.2 GB/s
Latency 60.4
66% 60.4 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 95.6%
Great: 114%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 9 6 60 31.5" 1280 720 SAM0F35 U32J59x
Typical Z170-K Builds (Compare 3,721 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170-K - $299

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $1,109
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