Asus Z170-PRO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 87.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics103% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive68.5% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
High background CPU (29%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus Z170-PRO  (all builds)
Memory28.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150917
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 06:44
Run Duration187 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 29%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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-$295
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
87.2% Excellent
SC Int 121
SC Float 127
SC Mixed 124
99% 124 Pts
QC Int 390
QC Float 418
QC Mixed 421
93% 410 Pts
MC Int 629
MC Float 710
MC Mixed 677
100% 672 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$360
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Lighting 316
Reflection 312
Parallax 348
101% 325 fps
MRender 198
Gravity 299
Splatting 240
105% 245 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 103%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 960GB-$188
493GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X41100RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
68.5% Good
Read 480
Write 331
Mixed 317
83% 376 MB/s
4K Read 18.7
4K Write 36.3
4K Mixed 9.1
59% 21.4 MB/s
DQ Read 351
DQ Write 191
DQ Mixed 23.6
84% 189 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 68.5%
Great: 104%
WD Black 6TB (2015)-$474
1TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 67% Great: 126%
WD Red 6TB (2014)-$180
713GB free
Firmware: 82.00A82 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
81.7% Excellent
Read 148
Write 137
Mixed 93
94% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 2.16
4K Mixed 0.21
89% 1 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 81.7%
Great: 100%
WD Red 4TB (2013)-$124
428GB free
Firmware: 82.00A82 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
78.7% Very good
Read 157
Write 117
Mixed 138
104% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.82
4K Write 2.43
4K Mixed 0.17
98% 1.14 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 78.7%
Great: 99%
WD Red 4TB (2013)-$124
84GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
53.9% Above average
Read 106
Write 81.5
Mixed 78.8
67% 88.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 1.63
4K Mixed 0.11
64% 0.76 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 53.9%
Great: 99%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 2666 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (27th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
76.1% Very good
MC Read 27.7
MC Write 28.3
MC Mixed 24.5
77% 26.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 28.7
SC Mixed 23.5
67% 23.3 GB/s
Latency 65.4
61% 65.4 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 128%
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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 Builds (Compare 1,403 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 - $126

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $1,028
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