Asus Z170I PRO GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (20th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 80 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 70.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics105% 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.
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 (41%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus Z170I PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory10.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151116
Uptime1.4 Days
Run DateSep 23 '20 at 08:34
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 41%
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 PC Performing way below expectations (20th 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-$306
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
70.2% Very good
Memory 79.1
1-Core 104
2-Core 197
74% 127 Pts
4-Core 342
8-Core 424
51% 383 Pts
64-Core 382
26% 382 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 70.2%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$510
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.38
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
105% Outstanding
Lighting 137
Reflection 129
Parallax 138
111% 135 fps
MRender 159
Gravity 117
Splatting 94
99% 123 fps
Poor: 108%
This bench: 105%
Great: 128%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SE100S3200G 200GB
37GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 515ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 35 39 38 31 35 44 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 62% Great: 83%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
627GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 153 153 154 156 156 155 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
99.9% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 147
Mixed 82.5
SusWrite 155
106% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
132% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 99.9%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905625-062.A00G 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
52.7% Above average
MC Read 19
MC Write 19.8
MC Mixed 18.1
54% 19 GB/s
SC Read 12
SC Write 19
SC Mixed 9.1
38% 13.4 GB/s
Latency 82.3
49% 82.3 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 52.7%
Great: 80%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170I PRO GAMING Builds (Compare 2,503 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170I PRO GAMING - $165

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,069
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