ASRock Z170 GAMING K6

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 117%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 98.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics102% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive204% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 years ago, 2 years ago.
MotherboardASRock Z170 GAMING K6  (all builds)
Memory60.2 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151201
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 06 '16 at 21:49
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th 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-$280
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
98.2% Outstanding
SC Int 146
SC Float 147
SC Mixed 135
114% 143 Pts
QC Int 434
QC Float 502
QC Mixed 482
107% 473 Pts
MC Int 703
MC Float 799
MC Mixed 769
113% 757 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 98.2%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver. 21.21.13.7270
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
102% Outstanding
Lighting 327
Reflection 293
Parallax 308
99% 309 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 295
Splatting 227
104% 241 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 102%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 960GB-$180
550GB free
Firmware: X41100RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
59.2% Above average
Read 300
Write 265
Mixed 233
59% 266 MB/s
4K Read 32.7
4K Write 61.2
4K Mixed 14.1
100% 36 MB/s
DQ Read 35
DQ Write 65.3
DQ Mixed 12.5
20% 37.6 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 59.2%
Great: 104%
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$513
209GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXX7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
204% Outstanding
Read 1,566
Write 1,084
Mixed 1,235
287% 1,295 MB/s
4K Read 47.7
4K Write 152
4K Mixed 59.5
229% 86.3 MB/s
DQ Read 50.9
DQ Write 178
DQ Mixed 33.6
49% 87.6 MB/s
Poor: 171%
This bench: 204%
Great: 278%
SanDisk Ultra II 960GB-$180
127GB free
Firmware: X41100RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
64.5% Good
Read 320
Write 258
Mixed 233
60% 271 MB/s
4K Read 30.6
4K Write 63.4
4K Mixed 12.6
96% 35.5 MB/s
DQ Read 230
DQ Write 154
DQ Mixed 12.1
58% 132 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 64.5%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C15 4x16GB-$720
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (12th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
71.6% Very good
MC Read 25.8
MC Write 27.3
MC Mixed 21.4
71% 24.8 GB/s
SC Read 18.3
SC Write 28.3
SC Mixed 24.4
68% 23.7 GB/s
Latency 68.6
58% 68.6 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 71.6%
Great: 163%
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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 K6 Builds (Compare 642 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
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Desktop
Desktop 85%
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Workstation
Workstation 65%
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Motherboard: ASRock Z170 GAMING K6 - $187

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $987
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