Asrock Z170M Extreme4

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 103%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics74.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive71.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsrock Z170M Extreme4  (all builds)
Memory6.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160112
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateMar 19 '17 at 19:45
Run Duration194 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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-$204
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
103% Outstanding
SC Int 132
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 137
110% 137 Pts
QC Int 523
QC Float 555
QC Mixed 540
122% 539 Pts
MC Int 514
MC Float 559
MC Mixed 541
80% 538 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 103%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$239
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 2077 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
74.4% Very good
Lighting 248
Reflection 213
Parallax 218
71% 227 fps
MRender 155
Gravity 230
Splatting 172
81% 185 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 74.4%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HFS250G32TND-N1A2A 250GB
233GB free
Firmware: 30000P10 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
74.9% Very good
Read 498
Write 326
Mixed 349
87% 391 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 79.6
4K Mixed 15.5
102% 40.5 MB/s
DQ Read 30.8
DQ Write 221
DQ Mixed 15.5
45% 89.2 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 90%
HFS250G32TND-N1A2A 250GB
174GB free
Firmware: 30000P10 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
71.6% Very good
Read 498
Write 326
Mixed 351
87% 392 MB/s
4K Read 26.2
4K Write 77.4
4K Mixed 16.1
101% 39.9 MB/s
DQ Read 29.7
DQ Write 70.9
DQ Mixed 14.9
22% 38.5 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 71.6%
Great: 90%
Adata Premier SP550 120GB-$60
85GB free
Firmware: O1230C Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 47% Great: 73%
Kingston SSDNow KC300 120GB-$102
85GB free
Firmware: 507ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 48% Great: 77%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 500GB
282GB free, PID 0200
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
40% Average
Read 105
Write 91.9
Mixed 104
128% 100 MB/s
4K Read 0.43
4K Write 1.52
4K Mixed 0.17
59% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 40%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 1x8GB-$72
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
44.2% Average
MC Read 15.2
MC Write 15.1
MC Mixed 12.6
41% 14.3 GB/s
SC Read 13.2
SC Write 15.5
SC Mixed 14.9
42% 14.5 GB/s
Latency 59.9
67% 59.9 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 44.2%
Great: 44%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical Z170M Extreme4 Builds (Compare 575 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asrock Z170M Extreme4

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $821
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