Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (87th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 13 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 103%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics10.1% 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 Drive113% 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.
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.2 GHz
Display1280 x 720 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160307
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 14 '18 at 22:48
Run Duration262 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing way above expectations (87th 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-$222
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
103% Outstanding
SC Int 133
SC Float 141
SC Mixed 137
109% 137 Pts
QC Int 537
QC Float 570
QC Mixed 542
124% 550 Pts
MC Int 528
MC Float 562
MC Mixed 544
82% 545 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 103%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 22.20.16.4749
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
10.1% Very poor
Lighting 25.7
Reflection 32.1
Parallax 25.5
8% 27.8 fps
MRender 25.9
Gravity 22.9
Splatting 39.1
12% 29.3 fps
Poor: 6%
This bench: 10.1%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$137
419GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 407
Mixed 420
100% 448 MB/s
4K Read 45.1
4K Write 99.1
4K Mixed 49.8
185% 64.7 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 271
DQ Mixed 133
151% 259 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 117%
Great: 116%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$80
148GB 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 (94th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 404
Mixed 418
99% 445 MB/s
4K Read 44.5
4K Write 95
4K Mixed 45.8
176% 61.8 MB/s
DQ Read 344
DQ Write 266
DQ Mixed 118
139% 242 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 113%
Great: 115%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$42
315GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
90.4% Outstanding
Read 161
Write 154
Mixed 128
111% 148 MB/s
4K Read 0.78
4K Write 2.22
4K Mixed 0.3
107% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 90.4%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$173
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2197 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
82.5% Excellent
MC Read 29.9
MC Write 30.8
MC Mixed 26.8
83% 29.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 30.9
SC Mixed 25.4
72% 25 GB/s
Latency 61.8
65% 61.8 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 82.5%
Great: 88%
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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 19,549 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
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Workstation
Workstation 65%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $157

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $1,226
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