Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 115%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 104%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics67% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive188% 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 (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160620
Uptime6 Days
Run DateSep 08 '17 at 13:56
Run Duration166 Seconds
Run User SVK-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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-$215
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
104% Outstanding
SC Int 130
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 137
110% 138 Pts
QC Int 532
QC Float 582
QC Mixed 552
126% 556 Pts
MC Int 533
MC Float 575
MC Mixed 551
83% 553 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 104%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 390-$304
Asus(1043 04ED) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1050 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.8.2
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
67% Good
Lighting 202
Reflection 162
Parallax 254
68% 206 fps
MRender 128
Gravity 168
Splatting 178
66% 158 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 67%
Great: 70%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SHSS37A480G 480GB
144GB free
Firmware: SAFM00.U Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
99% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 494
Mixed 509
112% 503 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 13
122% 52.6 MB/s
DQ Read 318
DQ Write 320
DQ Mixed 13.3
94% 217 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 99%
Great: 99%
Samsung SM951 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$140
94GB free
Firmware: BXW7300Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
188% Outstanding
Read 1,771
Write 946
Mixed 1,058
277% 1,258 MB/s
4K Read 25.5
4K Write 91.5
4K Mixed 42.3
141% 53.1 MB/s
DQ Read 553
DQ Write 156
DQ Mixed 27
105% 245 MB/s
Poor: 130%
This bench: 188%
Great: 230%
Samsung HD103SI 1TB-$75
686GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
50.1% Above average
Read 94.2
Write 80.2
Mixed 102
70% 92.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.58
4K Write 1.71
4K Mixed 0.42
103% 0.91 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 50.1%
Great: 60%
WD WD5003ABYZ-011FA0 500GB
126GB free
Firmware: 01.01S03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
53.8% Above average
Read 97
Write 90.3
Mixed 83.4
68% 90.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 2.21
4K Mixed 0.41
106% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 53.8%
Great: 79%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$200
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
87.2% Excellent
MC Read 31.8
MC Write 33
MC Mixed 28.5
89% 31.1 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 30.9
SC Mixed 25.8
72% 25.4 GB/s
Latency 59.7
67% 59.7 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 92%
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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 17,220 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $158

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $1,120
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