Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 65.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics8.53% 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 Drive58.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory5.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.2 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151116
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 09 '17 at 14:20
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User MYS-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd 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 i3-6100-$112
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
65.8% Good
SC Int 111
SC Float 119
SC Mixed 115
92% 115 Pts
QC Int 284
QC Float 306
QC Mixed 306
68% 299 Pts
MC Int 268
MC Float 322
MC Mixed 279
43% 290 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 65.8%
Great: 67%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 730
Gigabyte(1458 3693) 2GB
CLim: 901 MHz, MLim: 1252 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
8.53% Terrible
Lighting 26.1
Reflection 20
Parallax 28.9
8% 25 fps
MRender 22.8
Gravity 21.6
Splatting 16.1
9% 20.2 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 8.53%
Great: 9%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 120GB-$62
112GB free
Firmware: 0C3J96R9 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
64.3% Good
Read 458
Write 201
Mixed 219
64% 293 MB/s
4K Read 25.9
4K Write 54.8
4K Mixed 11.7
83% 30.8 MB/s
DQ Read 298
DQ Write 146
DQ Mixed 28
72% 157 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 64.3%
Great: 64%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$65
40GB free
Firmware: 608ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
58.8% Above average
Read 413
Write 114
Mixed 161
50% 230 MB/s
4K Read 24
4K Write 97.7
4K Mixed 12.6
104% 44.8 MB/s
DQ Read 106
DQ Write 143
DQ Mixed 32.6
50% 93.7 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 58.8%
Great: 64%
Seagate Expansion 500GB
285GB free, PID 2322
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
41.9% Average
Read 86.2
Write 85.5
Mixed 42.5
88% 71.4 MB/s
4K Read 1.03
4K Write 3.43
4K Mixed 0.41
134% 1.62 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 41.9%
Great: 41%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905622-057.A00G 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2187 MHz
Performing below potential (36th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
70.1% Very good
MC Read 25.6
MC Write 26.8
MC Mixed 21.7
71% 24.7 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 23.9
SC Mixed 20.6
58% 20.2 GB/s
Latency 61.5
65% 61.5 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 70.1%
Great: 77%
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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 17,277 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $158

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $1,107
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