Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 100%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics60.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive115% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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
6 months ago, 4 months ago.
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit farger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160307
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 02 '17 at 17:25
Run Duration179 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (46th 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-$309
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
100% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 138
112% 141 Pts
QC Int 483
QC Float 527
QC Mixed 496
114% 502 Pts
MC Int 711
MC Float 797
MC Mixed 740
112% 749 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 100%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 378.49
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
60.3% Good
Lighting 186
Reflection 163
Parallax 180
57% 176 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 176
Splatting 116
63% 145 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 60.3%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$99
180GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 377
Mixed 399
95% 429 MB/s
4K Read 46.5
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 47.9
185% 65 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 280
DQ Mixed 115
144% 259 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 115%
Great: 115%
Kingston HyperX 3K 120GB-$126
57GB free
Firmware: 506ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
76.2% Very good
Read 485
Write 189
Mixed 226
66% 300 MB/s
4K Read 27.8
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 18.1
126% 53.5 MB/s
DQ Read 200
DQ Write 200
DQ Mixed 40.5
74% 147 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 77%
WD Green 1.5TB (2010)-$95
1TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 28% Great: 62%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
286GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
73.7% Very good
Read 112
Write 144
Mixed 103
90% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 5.33
4K Mixed 0.59
189% 2.17 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 73.7%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2400 C15 4x4GB-$148
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
73% Very good
MC Read 26.2
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 22.3
73% 25.6 GB/s
SC Read 16.7
SC Write 29.1
SC Mixed 21.6
64% 22.5 GB/s
Latency 66.5
60% 66.5 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 73%
Great: 105%
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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 16,155 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $127

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $1,075
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