ASRock FATAL1TY Z170 GAMING K4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
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 86%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics9.28% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive111% 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 FATAL1TY Z170 GAMING K4  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
DisplayΧρώματα 2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161020
Uptime10.5 Days
Run DateDec 11 '17 at 19:12
Run Duration303 Seconds
Run User CYP-User
Background CPU2%

 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 i5-6600-$199
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
86% Excellent
SC Int 118
SC Float 125
SC Mixed 121
97% 121 Pts
QC Int 439
QC Float 461
QC Mixed 442
101% 447 Pts
MC Int 442
MC Float 466
MC Mixed 457
68% 455 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 86%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
ASRock(1849 1912) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 22.20.16.4815
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
9.28% Terrible
Lighting 23.2
Reflection 29.5
Parallax 24.9
7% 25.9 fps
MRender 23
Gravity 21.1
Splatting 35.9
11% 26.7 fps
Poor: 6%
This bench: 9.28%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$130
90GB free
Firmware: PSF121C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 1,253
Write 539
Mixed 781
188% 858 MB/s
4K Read 18.5
4K Write 70.9
4K Mixed 17.2
88% 35.5 MB/s
DQ Read 20.8
DQ Write 72.8
DQ Mixed 79.4
51% 57.7 MB/s
Poor: 107%
This bench: 111%
Great: 159%
Kingston SSDNow V300 60GB-$89
54GB free
Firmware: 527ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
46.2% Average
Read 415
Write 71.2
Mixed 110
43% 199 MB/s
4K Read 18.2
4K Write 63
4K Mixed 11.3
75% 30.8 MB/s
DQ Read 83.4
DQ Write 71.7
DQ Mixed 9.2
26% 54.8 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 46.2%
Great: 57%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$89
672GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
80.4% Excellent
Read 103
Write 176
Mixed 117
99% 132 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 5.3
4K Mixed 0.44
174% 2.13 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 104%
Generic- Multi-Card 2GB
2GB free, PID null
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
4.88% Terrible
Read 19.3
Write 6.06
Mixed 7.54
12% 11 MB/s
4K Read 2.97
4K Write 0.02
4K Mixed 0.19
18% 1.06 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 4.88%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 DDR4 2800 C16 4x4GB-$190
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (9th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
72.5% Very good
MC Read 26.4
MC Write 28.1
MC Mixed 22.1
73% 25.5 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 28.1
SC Mixed 24.3
66% 23 GB/s
Latency 74.8
54% 74.8 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 72.5%
Great: 112%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170 Gaming K4 Builds (Compare 1,815 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: ASRock FATAL1TY Z170 GAMING K4 - $137

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,075
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