Asrock Z170 Extreme4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 91.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics62% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive131% 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.
MotherboardAsrock Z170 Extreme4  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160720
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 26 '17 at 09:47
Run Duration220 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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-$300
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
91.7% Outstanding
SC Int 124
SC Float 126
SC Mixed 123
99% 124 Pts
QC Int 424
QC Float 453
QC Mixed 462
101% 446 Pts
MC Int 624
MC Float 708
MC Mixed 672
100% 668 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 91.7%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$265
CLim: 1288 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.4.4
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
62% Good
Lighting 176
Reflection 168
Parallax 244
62% 196 fps
MRender 139
Gravity 169
Splatting 124
62% 144 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 62%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ AGILITY3 60GB
5GB free
Firmware: 2.22 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
41.1% Average
Read 191
Write 67
Mixed 89.1
25% 116 MB/s
4K Read 28
4K Write 62.8
4K Mixed 12.4
92% 34.4 MB/s
DQ Read 76.7
DQ Write 62
DQ Mixed 21.1
29% 53.3 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 41.1%
Great: 42%
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$200
3GB free
Firmware: 1B0QBXX7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Read 1,198
Write 206
Mixed 415
131% 606 MB/s
4K Read 49
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 41
186% 67.4 MB/s
DQ Read 568
DQ Write 104
DQ Mixed 123
145% 265 MB/s
Poor: 124%
This bench: 131%
Great: 218%
WD Green 1TB (2010)-$64
577GB free
Firmware: 50.0AB50 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
54.8% Above average
Read 102
Write 89
Mixed 92.7
71% 94.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.45
4K Write 1.71
4K Mixed 0.2
72% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 54.8%
Great: 59%
WD Green 1TB (2010)-$64
527GB free
Firmware: 50.0AB50 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
52.2% Above average
Read 95.4
Write 86.9
Mixed 88.3
68% 90.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.72
4K Write 0.38
4K Mixed 0.29
70% 0.47 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 52.2%
Great: 59%
WD WD8088AADS-00M2B0 809GB
133GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
39.9% Below average
Read 73
Write 65.6
Mixed 68.1
52% 68.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.87
4K Mixed 0.25
82% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 39.9%
Great: 52%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$230
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
47.7% Average
MC Read 19.8
MC Write 14.8
MC Mixed 11.8
44% 15.5 GB/s
SC Read 15.8
SC Write 16.6
SC Mixed 15.5
46% 16 GB/s
Latency 57.3
70% 57.3 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 47.7%
Great: 103%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170 Extreme4 Builds (Compare 1,770 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: Asrock Z170 Extreme4 - $167

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $1,190
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