Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics7.16% 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
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 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory6.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit barev
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20160620
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 19 '17 at 19:14
Run Duration92 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd 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 i5-6500-$188
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
78.1% Very good
SC Int 98
SC Float 109
SC Mixed 104
83% 104 Pts
QC Int 378
QC Float 427
QC Mixed 410
92% 405 Pts
MC Int 395
MC Float 428
MC Mixed 412
62% 412 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 78.1%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 21.20.16.4534
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
7.16% Terrible
Lighting 21
Reflection 25.6
Parallax 21.7
6% 22.8 fps
MRender 15.8
Gravity 18
Splatting 33.1
10% 22.3 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 7.16%
Great: 9%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$50
893GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 199
Write 171
Mixed 149
130% 173 MB/s
4K Read 1.05
4K Write 2.49
4K Mixed 0.28
121% 1.28 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 106%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 1x8GB-$72
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
43.2% Average
MC Read 15.1
MC Write 15.2
MC Mixed 12.8
41% 14.4 GB/s
SC Read 12.3
SC Write 14.3
SC Mixed 13.2
38% 13.3 GB/s
Latency 65.9
61% 65.9 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 43.2%
Great: 44%
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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 13,846 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 - $139

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,052
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