Asrock Z170 Extreme4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (25th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 75 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 69.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics123% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive68.4% 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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Very high background CPU (74%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z170 Extreme4  (all builds)
Memory8.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20160408
Uptime3.2 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 13:27
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 74%

 PC Performing below expectations (25th 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-$328
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
69.8% Good
SC Int 81.5
SC Float 82
SC Mixed 84.7
66% 82.7 Pts
QC Int 332
QC Float 367
QC Mixed 346
79% 348 Pts
MC Int 654
MC Float 712
MC Mixed 698
103% 688 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 69.8%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$500
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Lighting 394
Reflection 357
Parallax 384
121% 378 fps
MRender 230
Gravity 386
Splatting 236
124% 284 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 123%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
21GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
68.4% Good
Read 504
Write 410
Mixed 416
99% 443 MB/s
4K Read 23.7
4K Write 31.7
4K Mixed 14.5
71% 23.3 MB/s
DQ Read 22.7
DQ Write 69
DQ Mixed 27.8
26% 39.8 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 68.4%
Great: 126%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$66
339GB free
Firmware: JC4B Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
59.4% Above average
Read 112
Write 95.5
Mixed 77.4
71% 94.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.38
4K Write 1.33
4K Mixed 0.27
71% 0.66 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$176
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
67.5% Good
MC Read 26.4
MC Write 26.6
MC Mixed 21.3
71% 24.8 GB/s
SC Read 13
SC Write 20.7
SC Mixed 19.2
50% 17.6 GB/s
Latency 90
44% 90 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 67.5%
Great: 103%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170 Extreme4 Builds (Compare 2,429 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asrock Z170 Extreme4 - $167

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $1,181
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $320Nvidia GTX 1070 $410Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $100
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $289Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $121
Intel Core i7-7700K $275AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $160
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $176SanDisk Extreme 64GB $44
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $951SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $59HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $219SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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