Asus Z170I PRO GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (15th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 85 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 66.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics3.61% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive91.3% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (35%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus Z170I PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory7.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160919
Uptime4 Days
Run DateJan 13 '20 at 01:41
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 35%

 PC Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700K-$275
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
66.1% Good
1-Core 110
2-Core 207
75% 158 Pts
4-Core 332
8-Core 498
53% 415 Pts
64-Core 594
40% 594 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 66.1%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 26.20.100.7262
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
3.61% Terrible
Lighting 20.4
Reflection 9.5
Parallax 22.3
5% 17.4 fps
MRender 20.6
Gravity 9.4
Splatting 16
4% 15.3 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 3.61%
Great: 7%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$61
37GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 357 302 272 242 212 221 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
91.3% Outstanding
Read 379
Write 369
Mixed 307
SusWrite 268
74% 331 MB/s
4K Read 32.1
4K Write 80.4
4K Mixed 40.7
143% 51.1 MB/s
DQ Read 363
DQ Write 332
DQ Mixed 339
257% 345 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 91.3%
Great: 122%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2133 C14 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
57.1% Above average
MC Read 24.6
MC Write 23.1
MC Mixed 18.8
63% 22.2 GB/s
SC Read 8.4
SC Write 13
SC Mixed 11.3
31% 10.9 GB/s
Latency 147
27% 147 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 57.1%
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 Z170I PRO GAMING Builds (Compare 4,964 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z170I PRO GAMING - $165

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,028
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