Asus Z170-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 102%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics73.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive105% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 3 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170-K  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20170208
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateAug 10 '17 at 20:30
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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-$229
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
102% Outstanding
SC Int 130
SC Float 140
SC Mixed 136
108% 136 Pts
QC Int 522
QC Float 557
QC Mixed 540
122% 540 Pts
MC Int 526
MC Float 558
MC Mixed 541
81% 542 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 102%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
CLim: 1610 MHz, MLim: 1927 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 382.53
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
73.1% Very good
Lighting 226
Reflection 203
Parallax 225
70% 218 fps
MRender 174
Gravity 209
Splatting 142
76% 175 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung SSD 120GB
29GB free
Firmware: EXT0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 494
Write 489
Mixed 482
109% 488 MB/s
4K Read 34.4
4K Write 84
4K Mixed 28.3
133% 48.9 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 330
DQ Mixed 72.8
129% 254 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 105%
Great: 133%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$42
448GB free
Firmware: MS2O Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
61.1% Good
Read 140
Write 72.8
Mixed 93.2
77% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 1.82
4K Mixed 0.21
87% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 61.1%
Great: 103%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 500GB-$68
146GB free
Firmware: SD1A Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
53.3% Above average
Read 95.8
Write 89.8
Mixed 88.4
69% 91.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 1.41
4K Mixed 0.49
110% 0.86 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 53.3%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Team Group Inc. TEAMGROUP-UD4-2400 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
78.9% Very good
MC Read 28.9
MC Write 31
MC Mixed 23.7
80% 27.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 30.6
SC Mixed 23.1
68% 23.8 GB/s
Latency 62.9
64% 62.9 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 78.9%
Great: 83%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical Z170-K Builds (Compare 2,224 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170-K - $114

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $1,066
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