Asrock Z170 Extreme4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (30th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 70 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 86.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics68.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive173% 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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsrock Z170 Extreme4  (all builds)
Memory9.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160408
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 00:53
Run Duration222 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing below expectations (30th 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-$299
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
86.7% Excellent
SC Int 122
SC Float 128
SC Mixed 124
100% 124 Pts
QC Int 395
QC Float 411
QC Mixed 414
92% 407 Pts
MC Int 621
MC Float 765
MC Mixed 715
104% 700 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 86.7%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$229
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
68.9% Good
Lighting 211
Reflection 184
Parallax 217
66% 204 fps
MRender 139
Gravity 205
Splatting 152
71% 165 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$136
333GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
173% Outstanding
Read 1,382
Write 1,097
Mixed 937
253% 1,139 MB/s
4K Read 28.1
4K Write 51.2
4K Mixed 38.5
119% 39.2 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 124
140% 237 MB/s
Poor: 159%
This bench: 173%
Great: 257%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$199
58GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
91.2% Outstanding
Read 501
Write 347
Mixed 354
89% 401 MB/s
4K Read 39.7
4K Write 66.5
4K Mixed 25.4
128% 43.9 MB/s
DQ Read 332
DQ Write 212
DQ Mixed 83.2
113% 209 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 91.2%
Great: 116%
WD Green 6TB (2014)-$213
3.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
85.3% Excellent
Read 127
Write 170
Mixed 74
91% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.38
4K Write 2.59
4K Mixed 0.21
87% 1.06 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 95%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$86
1TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
80.1% Excellent
Read 140
Write 140
Mixed 128
102% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.04
4K Mixed 0.36
92% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 80.1%
Great: 113%
Toshiba X300 6TB-$150
313GB free
Firmware: FS2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
64.7% Good
Read 110
Write 115
Mixed 94.8
80% 107 MB/s
4K Read 1.31
4K Write 1.78
4K Mixed 0.24
114% 1.11 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 64.7%
Great: 111%
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 @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
36.8% Below average
MC Read 13.3
MC Write 12.6
MC Mixed 10.7
35% 12.2 GB/s
SC Read 11.1
SC Write 12.1
SC Mixed 7.2
29% 10.1 GB/s
Latency 67.3
59% 67.3 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 36.8%
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 Extreme4 Builds (Compare 2,072 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: Asrock Z170 Extreme4 - $167

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $984
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $330Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $63
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $229Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $100
Intel Core i5-8600K $243Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $770Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $125SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $830SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $130SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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