Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 73.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics82.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive104% 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.
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  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160111
Uptime4.9 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 12:28
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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 i5-6400-$182
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
73.2% Very good
SC Int 95.5
SC Float 102
SC Mixed 98.3
79% 98.6 Pts
QC Int 376
QC Float 400
QC Mixed 384
88% 387 Pts
MC Int 374
MC Float 401
MC Mixed 387
58% 387 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
MSI(1462 3177) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1605 MHz, MLim: 1827 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
82.1% Excellent
Lighting 271
Reflection 235
Parallax 250
82% 252 fps
MRender 168
Gravity 240
Splatting 163
83% 191 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 82.1%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$63
140GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 400
Mixed 414
98% 439 MB/s
4K Read 40.4
4K Write 74.6
4K Mixed 42
155% 52.4 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 224
DQ Mixed 124
137% 235 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 105%
Great: 124%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$63
41GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 398
Mixed 411
97% 438 MB/s
4K Read 42.3
4K Write 71.6
4K Mixed 40.5
154% 51.5 MB/s
DQ Read 355
DQ Write 201
DQ Mixed 113
128% 223 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 104%
Great: 124%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
728GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
97.9% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 166
Mixed 164
127% 168 MB/s
4K Read 1.01
4K Write 2.42
4K Mixed 0.33
123% 1.25 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 97.9%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$105
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (29th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
68.2% Good
MC Read 25.2
MC Write 26.5
MC Mixed 20.9
69% 24.2 GB/s
SC Read 14.5
SC Write 24.8
SC Mixed 20.4
57% 19.9 GB/s
Latency 71.9
56% 71.9 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 68.2%
Great: 88%
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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 20,768 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 PRO GAMING - $157

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $980
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $335Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $63
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $210Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $100
Intel Core i5-8600K $243Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $125SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $830SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $135SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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