Asus Z170-K

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
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 80.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics70.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent 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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus Z170-K  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180516
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '24 at 08:33
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 27%
Watch Gameplay: 1660S + 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 BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i7-7700-$175
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
80.9% Excellent
Memory 85.6
1-Core 112
2-Core 231
80% 143 Pts
4-Core 410
8-Core 649
65% 530 Pts
64-Core 638
40% 638 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 80.9%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
Nvidia(10DE 21C4) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 551.23
Performing below potential (52nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
70.8% Very good
Lighting 88.2
Reflection 128
Parallax 83.3
72% 99.9 fps
MRender 110
Gravity 77.2
Splatting 71
69% 86.1 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 70.8%
Great: 76%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Adata SX6000LNP 256GB
43GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0725B0
Relative performance n/a - sequential test incomplete
Read 1410
Write 1,067
Mixed 867
247% 1,115 MB/s
4K Read 38.6
4K Write 96.8
4K Mixed 25.9
143% 53.8 MB/s
DQ Read 684
DQ Write 356
DQ Mixed 463
359% 501 MB/s
Poor: 105% Great: 228%
WD WD20EZAZ-00WGYX0 2TB
222GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 103 104 102 104 103 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
60.5% Good
Read 106
Write 103
Mixed 59.3
SusWrite 102
68% 92.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 7.9
4K Mixed 0.5
231% 3.03 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 60.5%
Great: 101%
SanDisk Ultra 64GB
10GB free, PID 558a
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 23 8.9 14 13 9.8 16 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
14.5% Very poor
Read 64.8
Write 21.9
Mixed 24.5
SusWrite 14
35% 31.3 MB/s
4K Read 8.6
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 2.2
107% 3.6 MB/s
Poor: 7%
This bench: 14.5%
Great: 32%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
SUZUKI_8GB2400_INF Crucial CT8G4DFD8213.C16FAR2 16GB
2176, 2176 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
70.4% Very good
MC Read 26.6
MC Write 27.1
MC Mixed 21.1
71% 24.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 27.7
SC Mixed 19
61% 21.3 GB/s
Latency 73
55% 73 ns

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0P 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 65 52 60 23" 1920 1017 ACI23C4 ASUS VC239
Typical Z170-K Builds (Compare 2,746 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 69%
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Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z170-K - $299

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $786
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