Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 81.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics8.6% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive84.2% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory6.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170623
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 10:15
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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 i5-6500-$211
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
81.2% Excellent
SC Int 110
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 114
91% 114 Pts
QC Int 409
QC Float 422
QC Mixed 419
94% 417 Pts
MC Int 409
MC Float 432
MC Mixed 424
63% 422 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 81.2%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 23.20.16.4905
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
8.6% Terrible
Lighting 21.4
Reflection 27
Parallax 22.8
7% 23.7 fps
MRender 22.2
Gravity 19.3
Splatting 32.9
10% 24.8 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 8.6%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$94
82GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
84.2% Excellent
Read 499
Write 399
Mixed 417
98% 438 MB/s
4K Read 35.5
4K Write 78.9
4K Mixed 18.2
119% 44.2 MB/s
DQ Read 28.2
DQ Write 216
DQ Mixed 15.8
44% 86.6 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 115%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
646GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 179
Mixed 161
129% 172 MB/s
4K Read 1.27
4K Write 2.47
4K Mixed 0.35
138% 1.36 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 102%
Great: 106%
WD Green 500GB (2012)
420GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
63.2% Good
Read 115
Write 105
Mixed 102
81% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.95
4K Write 2.36
4K Mixed 0.18
103% 1.16 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2400 C15 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
83.9% Excellent
MC Read 31
MC Write 33.6
MC Mixed 24.5
85% 29.7 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 34.2
SC Mixed 24.6
73% 25.6 GB/s
Latency 63.3
63% 63.3 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 96%
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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 18,137 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $157

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $1,064
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