Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 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 84.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics52.4% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive99% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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 (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.5 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151116
Uptime8.2 Days
Run DateJul 29 '18 at 21:13
Run Duration208 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 24%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
84.6% Excellent
SC Int 122
SC Float 133
SC Mixed 128
102% 127 Pts
QC Int 386
QC Float 412
QC Mixed 394
90% 397 Pts
MC Int 635
MC Float 724
MC Mixed 673
101% 677 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 84.6%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$207
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
52.4% Above average
Lighting 164
Reflection 145
Parallax 140
48% 150 fps
MRender 115
Gravity 160
Splatting 111
56% 129 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 52.4%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsun 850 EVO M.2 500GB
105GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 384 406 427 359 266 224 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
99% Outstanding
Read 465
Write 435
Mixed 346
SusWrite 344
89% 398 MB/s
4K Read 34.5
4K Write 88
4K Mixed 49.1
162% 57.2 MB/s
DQ Read 44.7
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 272
187% 221 MB/s
Poor: 85%
This bench: 99%
Great: 123%
Samsun 840 PRO Seri 256GB
59GB free
Firmware: DXM04B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 390 409 433 403 405 445 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
96% Outstanding
Read 439
Write 319
Mixed 329
SusWrite 414
84% 375 MB/s
4K Read 28.7
4K Write 83
4K Mixed 37.1
135% 49.6 MB/s
DQ Read 216
DQ Write 305
DQ Mixed 108
124% 210 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 96%
Great: 112%
Intel 320 Series 80GB-$110
19GB free
Firmware: 4PC10302
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 90 86 85 85 82 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
39.5% Below average
Read 242
Write 90.5
Mixed 112
SusWrite 86.2
29% 132 MB/s
4K Read 17.9
4K Write 36.2
4K Mixed 19
71% 24.4 MB/s
DQ Read 69.8
DQ Write 57.5
DQ Mixed 41.8
37% 56.4 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 39.5%
Great: 44%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016)-$100
1TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 134 133 135 132 135 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
80.4% Excellent
Read 148
Write 137
Mixed 63.8
SusWrite 133
88% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 106%
WD Blue 4TB (2015)-$88
1TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 105 107 108 108 108 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
60.1% Good
Read 102
Write 103
Mixed 71.5
SusWrite 107
71% 96 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.9
176% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 60.1%
Great: 101%
ST3000DM 001-1CH166 3TB
984GB free, PID 1042
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 143 143 144 144 142 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
63.3% Good
Read 182
Write 143
Mixed 85
SusWrite 143
179% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
88% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 63.3%
Great: 79%
Hitachi HDS721010CLA332 1TB
299GB free, PID ce17
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 41 41 41 41 41 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
19.2% Very poor
Read 40.2
Write 40.7
Mixed 34.7
SusWrite 41
54% 39.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.9
81% 1 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 19.2%
Great: 19%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2666 C15 4x8GB-$165
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2472 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
75% Very good
MC Read 26.5
MC Write 29.2
MC Mixed 25
77% 26.9 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 25.4
SC Mixed 20.7
60% 20.8 GB/s
Latency 67
60% 67 ns
Poor: 74%
This bench: 75%
Great: 126%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170 PRO GAMING Builds (Compare 18,145 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: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $157

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $1,054
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