Asus Z170-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 86.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics71.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive92.4% 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.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 7 years and 10 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus Z170-K  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20160506
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 04 '17 at 21:16
Run Duration170 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing as expected (45th 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-$319
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
86.5% Excellent
SC Int 117
SC Float 127
SC Mixed 123
98% 122 Pts
QC Int 417
QC Float 435
QC Mixed 419
96% 424 Pts
MC Int 616
MC Float 697
MC Mixed 663
98% 659 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 86.5%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$230
MaxC: 1974 MHz, MaxM: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 381.89
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
71.3% Very good
Lighting 237
Reflection 200
Parallax 207
67% 215 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 215
Splatting 169
80% 179 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 71.3%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 830 128GB-$109
23GB free
Firmware: CXM0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
67.9% Good
Read 474
Write 269
Mixed 323
79% 356 MB/s
4K Read 21.2
4K Write 52.7
4K Mixed 18.5
84% 30.8 MB/s
DQ Read 267
DQ Write 67.3
DQ Mixed 55.2
70% 130 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 67.9%
Great: 73%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$149
14GB free
Firmware: EXT0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
92.4% Outstanding
Read 496
Write 335
Mixed 354
88% 395 MB/s
4K Read 41.3
4K Write 85.6
4K Mixed 23
137% 50 MB/s
DQ Read 322
DQ Write 223
DQ Mixed 77.5
111% 207 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 92.4%
Great: 96%
WD Black 500GB (2008)-$60
99GB free
Firmware: 01.0 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
38.9% Below average
Read 73.4
Write 61.7
Mixed 64.7
50% 66.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.09
4K Mixed 0.48
125% 1.12 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 38.9%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2133 C13 2x8GB-$116
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
40.5% Average
MC Read 13.8
MC Write 13.9
MC Mixed 11.7
38% 13.1 GB/s
SC Read 12.2
SC Write 14.9
SC Mixed 14.3
40% 13.8 GB/s
Latency 69.1
58% 69.1 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 40.5%
Great: 79%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170-K Builds (Compare 2,077 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z170-K - $88

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $639
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