Asus Z170 PRO GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 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 86.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics101% 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 Drive33.4% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
Very high background CPU (57%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory9.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160919
Uptime1.7 Days
Run DateJul 16 '21 at 15:53
Run Duration160 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 57%
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 PC Performing below expectations (37th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$319
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
86.8% Excellent
Memory 97
1-Core 127
2-Core 237
90% 154 Pts
4-Core 413
8-Core 619
66% 516 Pts
64-Core 660
44% 660 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 86.8%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 471.11
Performing below potential (28th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
101% Outstanding
Lighting 126
Reflection 131
Parallax 124
102% 127 fps
MRender 111
Gravity 126
Splatting 111
100% 116 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 101%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 512GB-$200
20GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 102 40 49 57 52 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
33.4% Below average
Read 393
Write 99.9
Mixed 38.2
SusWrite 56.9
32% 147 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 14.1
4K Mixed 1.8
10% 5.43 MB/s
DQ Read 317
DQ Write 188
DQ Mixed 93.8
112% 200 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 33.4%
Great: 105%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
148GB free
Firmware: CC25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 155 149 159 157 160 158 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
49.2% Average
Read 14.9
Write 76.6
Mixed 34.4
SusWrite 156
51% 70.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.5
98% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 49.2%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 38.1
MC Write 40.8
MC Mixed 33.4
107% 37.4 GB/s
SC Read 20
SC Write 41.3
SC Mixed 29.9
87% 30.4 GB/s
Latency 50.2
80% 50.2 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 105%
Great: 110%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 8 6 144 27" 1280 720 ACR0490 XB271HU
Typical Z170 PRO GAMING Builds (Compare 21,548 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $295

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,191
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