Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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.
Graphics73.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive67.8% 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.
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160307
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 30 '17 at 21:31
Run Duration119 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
104% Outstanding
SC Int 133
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 138
110% 138 Pts
QC Int 528
QC Float 572
QC Mixed 547
124% 549 Pts
MC Int 520
MC Float 572
MC Mixed 549
82% 547 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 104%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290X-$549
CLim: 1050 MHz, MLim: 1350 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 16.12.1
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
73.4% Very good
Lighting 224
Reflection 164
Parallax 307
78% 231 fps
MRender 131
Gravity 185
Splatting 181
70% 166 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 73.4%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 830 256GB-$261
27GB free
Firmware: CXM03B1Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
67.8% Good
Read 502
Write 291
Mixed 293
80% 362 MB/s
4K Read 17.8
4K Write 51.5
4K Mixed 16.8
76% 28.7 MB/s
DQ Read 256
DQ Write 66.5
DQ Mixed 10.7
47% 111 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 67.8%
Great: 82%
Seagate ST3160811AS 160GB-$21
46GB free
Firmware: 3.AAE Max speed: SATA 1.0 150 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
30.4% Below average
Read 54.3
Write 51.4
Mixed 59.9
42% 55.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.38
4K Write 1.15
4K Mixed 0.35
76% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 30.4%
Great: 40%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$215
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
79.7% Very good
MC Read 28.8
MC Write 30
MC Mixed 25.3
80% 28 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 30.6
SC Mixed 24.1
71% 24.7 GB/s
Latency 63.2
63% 63.2 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 79.7%
Great: 108%
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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 15,176 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 GAMING - $157

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $1,182
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Intel Core i5-7600K $215Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $260Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $140
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $205SanDisk Extreme 64GB $37
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $1,050SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $215SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $10
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