Asus Z170-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 104%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics70.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive76.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170-K  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170208
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 23 '17 at 12:33
Run Duration160 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 20%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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-$230
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
104% Outstanding
SC Int 131
SC Float 141
SC Mixed 136
109% 136 Pts
QC Int 538
QC Float 567
QC Mixed 547
125% 551 Pts
MC Int 542
MC Float 572
MC Mixed 557
83% 557 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 104%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$240
CLim: 1303 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.5.1
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
70.4% Very good
Lighting 214
Reflection 178
Parallax 275
73% 222 fps
MRender 144
Gravity 201
Splatting 128
68% 157 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 70.4%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 500GB
393GB free
Firmware: MAT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
76.3% Very good
Read 477
Write 259
Mixed 272
74% 336 MB/s
4K Read 38.7
4K Write 71.2
4K Mixed 26.5
130% 45.5 MB/s
DQ Read 34
DQ Write 85.7
DQ Mixed 51.7
42% 57.1 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 76.3%
Great: 90%
Toshiba Q300 240GB-$67
42GB free
Firmware: SAFM12.3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
65.8% Good
Read 495
Write 274
Mixed 276
77% 348 MB/s
4K Read 29.9
4K Write 62.2
4K Mixed 7.39
88% 33.2 MB/s
DQ Read 29.8
DQ Write 187
DQ Mixed 32.2
47% 82.9 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 65.8%
Great: 70%
Seagate ST31000333AS 1TB-$85
689GB free
Firmware: CC3H Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
55.6% Above average
Read 89.6
Write 104
Mixed 100
74% 97.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.82
4K Write 1.62
4K Mixed 0.54
124% 0.99 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 55.6%
Great: 64%
Seagate STM3500418AS 500GB
436GB free
Firmware: CC38 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
74.8% Very good
Read 127
Write 133
Mixed 115
94% 125 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.89
4K Mixed 0.64
136% 1.08 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 74.8%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport LT DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$170
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
47.1% Average
MC Read 16.2
MC Write 16.9
MC Mixed 14.5
45% 15.9 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 16.6
SC Mixed 13.4
41% 14.2 GB/s
Latency 65.4
61% 65.4 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 47.1%
Great: 88%
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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 2,410 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170-K - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,070
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