Asus Z170-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics84.4% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
Very high background CPU (32%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170-K  (all builds)
Memory10.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160506
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 25 '22 at 10:18
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 32%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (50th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-6600K-$100
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
80.6% Excellent
Memory 90.2
1-Core 120
2-Core 241
85% 150 Pts
4-Core 408
8-Core 428
55% 418 Pts
64-Core 422
26% 422 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 80.6%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$200
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2102 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 517.48
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
84.4% Excellent
Lighting 106
Reflection 112
Parallax 102
86% 106 fps
MRender 96.8
Gravity 104
Splatting 101
83% 101 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 84.4%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 1TB-$71
318GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR020
SusWrite @10s intervals: 351 387 395 365 387 386 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 75% Great: 125%
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$158
142GB free
Firmware: 4B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1470 1638 1702 1773 1773 1430 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
264% Outstanding
Read 1,670
Write 1,605
Mixed 1572
SusWrite 1,631
365% 1,620 MB/s
4K Read 49.9
4K Write 90.8
4K Mixed 65.1
207% 68.6 MB/s
DQ Read 998
DQ Write 484
DQ Mixed 820
588% 767 MB/s
Poor: 240%
This bench: 264%
Great: 435%
WD My Passport 259D 2TB
904GB free, PID 259d
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 43 43 43 43 43 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
21.4% Poor
Read 52.6
Write 38.4
Mixed 34.2
SusWrite 42.6
55% 41.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
77% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 21.4%
Great: 43%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA451U6AFR8N-TF 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2800 MHz
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
87.6% Excellent
MC Read 30.1
MC Write 34.5
MC Mixed 29.1
89% 31.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.9
SC Write 35.5
SC Mixed 25.8
76% 26.7 GB/s
Latency 67
60% 67 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 87.6%
Great: 102%

 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 69 56 60 27" 1280 720 GSM5B80 LG ULTRAGEAR
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%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z170-K - $299

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