Asus Z170 PRO GAMING/AURA

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 88.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics128% 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 Drive77.5% 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 (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING/AURA  (all builds)
Memory27.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180516
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 03:06
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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 as expected (56th percentile)
88.8% Excellent
SC Int 120
SC Float 127
SC Mixed 124
99% 124 Pts
QC Int 415
QC Float 449
QC Mixed 439
98% 434 Pts
MC Int 583
MC Float 691
MC Mixed 639
95% 638 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 88.8%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$490
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
128% Outstanding
Lighting 389
Reflection 383
Parallax 440
126% 404 fps
MRender 242
Gravity 395
Splatting 247
129% 295 fps
Poor: 101%
This bench: 128%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra 3D 1TB-$135
681GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61110RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 396 383 436 424 435 429 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
77.5% Very good
Read 393
Write 410
Mixed 269
SusWrite 417
84% 372 MB/s
4K Read 26.5
4K Write 53.3
4K Mixed 33.3
111% 37.7 MB/s
DQ Read 23.1
DQ Write 47
DQ Mixed 276
142% 116 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 124%
Samsung 850 Evo 2TB-$630
737GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 412 395 451 429 440 435 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 440
Write 415
Mixed 382
SusWrite 427
94% 416 MB/s
4K Read 39.2
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 57.7
192% 69.2 MB/s
DQ Read 210
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 49.4
102% 201 MB/s
Poor: 90%
This bench: 116%
Great: 137%
TDK LoR TF10 32GB
2GB free, PID 0619
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 5.8 5.3 12 11 12 12 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
9.17% Terrible
Read 24.7
Write 11.5
Mixed 12
SusWrite 9.6
17% 14.5 MB/s
4K Read 5.7
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 1
79% 2.47 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 9.17%
Great: 10%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 4x8GB-$165
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
75.9% Very good
MC Read 26.7
MC Write 28.6
MC Mixed 23.9
75% 26.4 GB/s
SC Read 18.5
SC Write 30.6
SC Mixed 24.3
70% 24.5 GB/s
Latency 62.5
64% 62.5 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 112%
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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/AURA Builds (Compare 2,730 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/AURA

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $823
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