Asus Z170-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 91.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics63% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive107% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170-K  (all builds)
Memory28.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150828
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 01:26
Run Duration246 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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 i7-6700K-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
91.1% Outstanding
SC Int 120
SC Float 127
SC Mixed 123
98% 123 Pts
QC Int 444
QC Float 451
QC Mixed 456
102% 450 Pts
MC Int 622
MC Float 710
MC Mixed 674
100% 668 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 91.1%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$207
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
63% Good
Lighting 189
Reflection 172
Parallax 192
59% 184 fps
MRender 154
Gravity 180
Splatting 126
66% 153 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 63%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$98
194GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 498
Write 350
Mixed 411
93% 420 MB/s
4K Read 40.2
4K Write 90.6
4K Mixed 47.9
170% 59.6 MB/s
DQ Read 337
DQ Write 260
DQ Mixed 126
141% 241 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 107%
Great: 134%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
2TB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
88.8% Excellent
Read 137
Write 172
Mixed 129
109% 146 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 5.24
4K Mixed 0.67
196% 2.17 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 88.8%
Great: 109%
WD Green 1.5TB (2009)-$170
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.00A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
39.8% Below average
Read 67
Write 71.7
Mixed 77
54% 71.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.38
4K Write 1.03
4K Mixed 0.17
54% 0.53 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 39.8%
Great: 56%
USB DISK 3.0 16GB
8GB free, PID 5500
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
22.2% Poor
Read 126
Write 7.2
Mixed 9.48
36% 47.5 MB/s
4K Read 9.51
4K Write 0.05
4K Mixed 0.05
39% 3.2 MB/s
Poor: 7%
This bench: 22.2%
Great: 34%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
75.8% Very good
MC Read 27.1
MC Write 28.5
MC Mixed 23.8
76% 26.5 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 30.5
SC Mixed 24.3
69% 24.3 GB/s
Latency 65.3
61% 65.3 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 111%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170-K Builds (Compare 3,252 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170-K - $125

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $1,015
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HDDRAMUSB
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