Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 performed better. The overall percentile is the average of the percentiles for each component in the PC.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 110%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics97% 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 Drive68% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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 (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160705
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 11 '17 at 00:42
Run Duration85 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
110% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 139
111% 139 Pts
QC Int 519
QC Float 548
QC Mixed 530
121% 532 Pts
MC Int 702
MC Float 800
MC Mixed 760
113% 754 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 110%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$177
MaxC: 1342 MHz, MaxM: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 16.12.1
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
97% Outstanding
Lighting 207
Reflection 183
Parallax 308
81% 232 fps
MRender 145
Gravity 196
Splatting 129
113% 157 fps
Poor: 75%
This bench: 97%
Great: 97%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 500GB
47GB free
Firmware: MAT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
68% Good
Read 468
Write 255
Mixed 271
73% 331 MB/s
4K Read 32.4
4K Write 62.5
4K Mixed 14.2
100% 36.3 MB/s
DQ Read 31.2
DQ Write 189
DQ Mixed 11.7
38% 77.3 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 68%
Great: 90%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB-$115
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
77.7% Very good
MC Read 28.3
MC Write 28.9
MC Mixed 23.9
77% 27 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 30.5
SC Mixed 24.9
70% 24.7 GB/s
Latency 60.2
66% 60.2 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 81%
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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 10,997 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $138

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $1,012
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