Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (1st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 99 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 below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 39.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics94.7% 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 Drive128% 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 (35%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory7.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151116
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateJan 15 '22 at 12:01
Run Duration171 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 35%

 PC Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700-$350
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
39.2% Below average
Memory 55.6
1-Core 49.7
2-Core 89.3
41% 64.9 Pts
4-Core 130
8-Core 150
19% 140 Pts
64-Core 312
21% 312 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 39.2%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080S (Super)-$770
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 3875 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 496.49
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
94.7% Outstanding
Lighting 128
Reflection 116
Parallax 120
103% 121 fps
MRender 131
Gravity 100
Splatting 84.2
84% 105 fps
Poor: 124%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 149%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$120
421GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 506 638 709 680 497 525 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
128% Outstanding
Read 1,017
Write 913
Mixed 861
SusWrite 592
190% 846 MB/s
4K Read 22.7
4K Write 51.9
4K Mixed 33.1
104% 35.9 MB/s
DQ Read 476
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 367
286% 395 MB/s
Poor: 229%
This bench: 128%
Great: 398%
Samsung 860 Evo 2TB-$330
1.5TB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 192 225 246 236 194 202 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
73.1% Very good
Read 315
Write 256
Mixed 314
SusWrite 216
62% 275 MB/s
4K Read 26
4K Write 47.3
4K Mixed 33.1
107% 35.5 MB/s
DQ Read 351
DQ Write 272
DQ Mixed 324
239% 316 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 134%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
35% Below average
MC Read 13.5
MC Write 13.9
MC Mixed 11.6
37% 13 GB/s
SC Read 5.4
SC Write 9.6
SC Mixed 7.4
21% 7.47 GB/s
Latency 141
28% 141 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 35%
Great: 95%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 35: 4R 3G 6B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
35% 13% 100 238 163 60 23.5" 1920 1080 SAM0D2C C24F390
Typical Z170 PRO GAMING Builds (Compare 24,037 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $295

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $955
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HDDRAMUSB
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