Asus Z170 PRO GAMING/AURA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 139%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 148%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 101%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics174% 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.
Boot Drive279% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING/AURA  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.5 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 22 '17 at 22:03
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700K-$269
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
94.5% Outstanding
1-Core 147
2-Core 293
103% 220 Pts
4-Core 551
8-Core 778
86% 664 Pts
64-Core 791
53% 791 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 94.5%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$750
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
174% Outstanding
Lighting 574
Reflection 565
Parallax 602
181% 581 fps
MRender 294
Gravity 549
Splatting 310
170% 385 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 174%
Great: 176%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$140
415GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
279% Outstanding
Read 2,446
Write 1,319
Mixed 1,441
382% 1,735 MB/s
4K Read 46.6
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 49.1
202% 75.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,107
DQ Write 672
DQ Mixed 283
374% 687 MB/s
Poor: 168%
This bench: 279%
Great: 263%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$103
242GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 405
Mixed 420
99% 443 MB/s
4K Read 40.6
4K Write 93.1
4K Mixed 50.9
176% 61.5 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 273
DQ Mixed 120
145% 256 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 114%
Great: 135%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$55
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
82.2% Excellent
Read 155
Write 132
Mixed 142
108% 143 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 2.34
4K Mixed 0.17
93% 1.08 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$78
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2500 MHz
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
83.3% Excellent
MC Read 31.6
MC Write 32.2
MC Mixed 23.5
83% 29.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.8
SC Write 34.4
SC Mixed 25.2
74% 25.8 GB/s
Latency 55
73% 55 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 83.3%
Great: 105%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170 PRO GAMING/AURA Builds (Compare 3,734 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 88%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 58%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING/AURA

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $851
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