Asus Z170-PRO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 66.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics6.7% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive52.3% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160107
Uptime5.9 Days
Run DateOct 18 '16 at 20:18
Run Duration118 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (40th 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 i3-6100-$110
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
66.8% Good
SC Int 114
SC Float 118
SC Mixed 118
94% 117 Pts
QC Int 282
QC Float 327
QC Mixed 311
69% 307 Pts
MC Int 269
MC Float 288
MC Mixed 256
41% 271 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 66.8%
Great: 68%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4474
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
6.7% Terrible
Lighting 19.4
Reflection 24.9
Parallax 20.3
6% 21.5 fps
MRender 14.7
Gravity 16.7
Splatting 33.2
9% 21.5 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 6.7%
Great: 9%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$80
174GB free
Firmware: Z32070RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
52.3% Above average
Read 490
Write 178
Mixed 385
77% 351 MB/s
4K Read 14.8
4K Write 70.1
4K Mixed 0.03
60% 28.3 MB/s
DQ Read 22.7
DQ Write 244
DQ Mixed 5.37
42% 90.6 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 52.3%
Great: 82%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$70
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
78.7% Very good
Read 172
Write 102
Mixed 151
107% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 1.54
4K Mixed 0.1
70% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 78.7%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$137
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3001 MHz
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
55.8% Above average
MC Read 19.4
MC Write 19.6
MC Mixed 16.6
53% 18.5 GB/s
SC Read 16.5
SC Write 19.7
SC Mixed 17.7
51% 18 GB/s
Latency 55
73% 55 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 55.8%
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-PRO Builds (Compare 1,119 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 - $147

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $1,068
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