Asus Z170-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 23%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 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 74.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics26.4% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive81.2% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170-K  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colori
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151116
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 25 '22 at 08:32
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd 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-$250
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
74.8% Very good
Memory 83.2
1-Core 109
2-Core 214
77% 135 Pts
4-Core 358
8-Core 542
56% 450 Pts
64-Core 555
34% 555 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 74.8%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 950-$100
CLim: 1506 MHz, MLim: 1652 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 516.94
Performing below potential (64th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
26.4% Poor
Lighting 32.5
Reflection 38.4
Parallax 31
26% 34 fps
MRender 34.2
Gravity 32.6
Splatting 29.3
26% 32 fps
Poor: 23%
This bench: 26.4%
Great: 29%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Savage 120GB-$80
24GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM00.r
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 304 211 240 188 164 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
81.2% Excellent
Read 443
Write 359
Mixed 137
SusWrite 202
64% 285 MB/s
4K Read 25.7
4K Write 72.3
4K Mixed 32.1
118% 43.4 MB/s
DQ Read 353
DQ Write 310
DQ Mixed 64.3
121% 242 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 81.2%
Great: 104%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$65
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 105 113 116 112 144 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
42.4% Average
Read 32.8
Write 77.4
Mixed 37
SusWrite 115
48% 65.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.3
82% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 42.4%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB-$125
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
41% Average
MC Read 14
MC Write 14.4
MC Mixed 12.3
39% 13.6 GB/s
SC Read 12.4
SC Write 14.5
SC Mixed 13.7
39% 13.5 GB/s
Latency 74.8
53% 74.8 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 41%
Great: 85%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 41: 7R 2G 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
41% 31% 29 177 60 60 27" 1280 720 ACR0584 HA270
Typical Z170-K Builds (Compare 1,612 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170-K - $299

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $802
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