Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 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 69%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics66.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive103% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (34%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory3.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150810
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 05:05
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 34%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th 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 i5-6600K-$234
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
69% Good
SC Int 103
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 105
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 323
QC Float 350
QC Mixed 337
76% 337 Pts
MC Int 350
MC Float 406
MC Mixed 394
57% 384 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 69%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$300
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
66.7% Good
Lighting 209
Reflection 181
Parallax 200
64% 197 fps
MRender 156
Gravity 194
Splatting 128
69% 159 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 66.7%
Great: 71%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
55GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 324 152 114 116 115 107 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 484
Write 427
Mixed 375
SusWrite 155
80% 360 MB/s
4K Read 43
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 55
189% 66.1 MB/s
DQ Read 354
DQ Write 327
DQ Mixed 342
256% 341 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 103%
Great: 122%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR4 2400 C16 2x4GB-$35
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
44.2% Average
MC Read 15.8
MC Write 15.7
MC Mixed 13.5
43% 15 GB/s
SC Read 11.2
SC Write 13.8
SC Mixed 12.6
36% 12.5 GB/s
Latency 68.3
58% 68.3 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 44.2%
Great: 84%
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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 19,170 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $157

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $982
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HDDRAMUSB
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