Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 86.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics9.49% 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 Drive211% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory14.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161227
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 08 '17 at 23:21
Run Duration168 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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 i5-6600K-$230
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
86.1% Excellent
SC Int 113
SC Float 122
SC Mixed 116
94% 117 Pts
QC Int 438
QC Float 471
QC Mixed 451
103% 453 Pts
MC Int 441
MC Float 471
MC Mixed 456
68% 456 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 86.1%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64 Ver. 21.20.16.4542
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
9.49% Terrible
Lighting 24.2
Reflection 30.2
Parallax 25.2
8% 26.5 fps
MRender 22.9
Gravity 20.9
Splatting 38.1
11% 27.3 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 9.49%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
233GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
89.9% Excellent
Read 494
Write 402
Mixed 413
97% 436 MB/s
4K Read 37
4K Write 85.5
4K Mixed 24.5
133% 49 MB/s
DQ Read 44.7
DQ Write 249
DQ Mixed 21.4
53% 105 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 89.9%
Great: 125%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
166GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
211% Outstanding
Read 2,368
Write 1,086
Mixed 1,379
354% 1,611 MB/s
4K Read 37.5
4K Write 138
4K Mixed 22.1
158% 65.9 MB/s
DQ Read 43.9
DQ Write 133
DQ Mixed 20.8
36% 66 MB/s
Poor: 139%
This bench: 211%
Great: 235%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$70
1TB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
91.5% Outstanding
Read 165
Write 154
Mixed 158
120% 159 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 1.87
4K Mixed 0.2
82% 0.89 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 91.5%
Great: 109%
Adata DashDrive Elite S102 Pro USB 3.0 32GB-$7
5GB free, PID 312b
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
30.9% Below average
Read 121
Write 51.2
Mixed 66.7
90% 79.7 MB/s
4K Read 3.92
4K Write 0.38
4K Mixed 0.55
46% 1.62 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 30.9%
Great: 30%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLE8G4D26AFEA.16FAD 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
93.7% Outstanding
MC Read 33.6
MC Write 36.6
MC Mixed 30.6
96% 33.6 GB/s
SC Read 19.8
SC Write 37
SC Mixed 27.6
80% 28.1 GB/s
Latency 65.5
61% 65.5 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 93.7%
Great: 95%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170 PRO GAMING Builds (Compare 25,775 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $157

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $1,033
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