Asus Z170-PRO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 78.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics92.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive112% 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.
Very high background CPU (37%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
24 days ago, 24 days ago.
MotherboardAsus Z170-PRO  (all builds)
Memory4.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160627
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 25 '17 at 22:09
Run Duration324 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 37%

 PC Performing as expected (46th 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 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
78.2% Very good
SC Int 117
SC Float 124
SC Mixed 122
97% 121 Pts
QC Int 374
QC Float 409
QC Mixed 360
86% 381 Pts
MC Int 499
MC Float 662
MC Mixed 596
87% 586 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 78.2%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$430
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
92.3% Outstanding
Lighting 288
Reflection 266
Parallax 276
88% 276 fps
MRender 186
Gravity 269
Splatting 216
96% 224 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 92.3%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
184GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 399
Mixed 414
98% 442 MB/s
4K Read 44.1
4K Write 88.9
4K Mixed 47.5
175% 60.1 MB/s
DQ Read 357
DQ Write 255
DQ Mixed 81.8
122% 231 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 112%
Great: 116%
Samsung 840 Pro 128GB-$160
10GB free
Firmware: DXM05B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
98.9% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 387
Mixed 409
97% 437 MB/s
4K Read 34
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 24.4
136% 53 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 307
DQ Mixed 72.4
125% 245 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 98.9%
Great: 98%
USB3.0 500GB
287GB free
Firmware: 0203
4KALIGNED
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 17% Great: 68%
TOSHIBA TransMemory 16GB
9GB free, PID 6544
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
7.43% Terrible
Read 34.6
Write 4.24
Mixed 6.69
14% 15.2 MB/s
4K Read 6.18
4K Write 0.008
4K Mixed 0.01
24% 2.07 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 7.43%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$220
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
81.4% Excellent
MC Read 31.8
MC Write 31.1
MC Mixed 25.6
84% 29.5 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 24.4
SC Mixed 22.4
61% 21.2 GB/s
Latency 61.8
65% 61.8 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 81.4%
Great: 107%
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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 Builds (Compare 1,341 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 - $134

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $1,159
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