Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 108%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics118% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive45.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170623
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 02:33
Run Duration169 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-6600K-$233
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
108% Outstanding
SC Int 141
SC Float 150
SC Mixed 145
116% 145 Pts
QC Int 545
QC Float 582
QC Mixed 564
128% 564 Pts
MC Int 552
MC Float 588
MC Mixed 562
85% 567 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 108%
Great: 103%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$200
CLim: 1664 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
75.1% Very good
Lighting 230
Reflection 210
Parallax 231
71% 224 fps
MRender 178
Gravity 215
Splatting 147
78% 180 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 71%
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$550
EVGA(3842 4998) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1682 MHz, MLim: 1902 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Lighting 399
Reflection 343
Parallax 380
121% 374 fps
MRender 227
Gravity 351
Splatting 218
116% 265 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 118%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force 3 120GB-$109
14GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.3.3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
45.9% Average
Read 191
Write 85.4
Mixed 104
28% 127 MB/s
4K Read 22.6
4K Write 94.5
4K Mixed 10.9
98% 42.7 MB/s
DQ Read 134
DQ Write 98.6
DQ Mixed 8.85
36% 80.5 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 45.9%
Great: 61%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$39
163GB free
Firmware: CC46 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
64.1% Good
Read 117
Write 106
Mixed 114
85% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.62
4K Mixed 0.23
84% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 64.1%
Great: 114%
WD Blue 320GB (2008)-$19
70GB free
Firmware: 01.03E01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
42% Average
Read 72.8
Write 73.2
Mixed 70.8
54% 72.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.61
4K Write 2.05
4K Mixed 0.4
108% 1.02 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 42%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$125
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 37.8
MC Write 40.6
MC Mixed 34.4
107% 37.6 GB/s
SC Read 20.8
SC Write 40.2
SC Mixed 31
88% 30.7 GB/s
Latency 51.6
78% 51.6 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 105%
Great: 104%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170 PRO GAMING Builds (Compare 20,447 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $157

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $976
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $130SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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