Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 105%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics50.8% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive74.8% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161227
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 08 '17 at 22:16
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User JPN-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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-$217
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
105% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 142
114% 142 Pts
QC Int 535
QC Float 573
QC Mixed 552
125% 553 Pts
MC Int 542
MC Float 579
MC Mixed 556
84% 559 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 105%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$508
Asus(1043 04FD) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1420 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
50.8% Above average
Lighting 8.6
Reflection 154
Parallax 253
30% 138 fps
MRender 135
Gravity 196
Splatting 125
66% 152 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 50.8%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 250GB-$140
135GB free
Firmware: MAT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
74.8% Very good
Read 477
Write 267
Mixed 264
74% 336 MB/s
4K Read 34.6
4K Write 63.9
4K Mixed 14.4
105% 37.7 MB/s
DQ Read 242
DQ Write 182
DQ Mixed 51.7
82% 158 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 74.8%
Great: 88%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$50
822GB free
Firmware: 01.0
4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
77.9% Very good
Read 134
Write 137
Mixed 129
100% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.96
4K Write 2.26
4K Mixed 0.37
123% 1.19 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$175
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
99.1% Outstanding
MC Read 37
MC Write 38.9
MC Mixed 29.5
100% 35.1 GB/s
SC Read 21.8
SC Write 35.7
SC Mixed 29.4
83% 29 GB/s
Latency 49.2
81% 49.2 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 99.1%
Great: 107%
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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 13,211 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 PRO GAMING - $157

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $1,110
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HDDRAMUSB
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