Asus Z170I PRO GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (9th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 91 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 69.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics96.8% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at 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.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
7 months ago, 7 months ago.
MotherboardAsus Z170I PRO GAMING  (all builds)
Memory7.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160919
Uptime11.5 Days
Run DateFeb 21 '21 at 18:04
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 26%
Watch Gameplay: 1080 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-7600K-$247
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
69.9% Good
Memory 80.6
1-Core 108
2-Core 201
76% 130 Pts
4-Core 358
8-Core 264
44% 311 Pts
64-Core 327
22% 327 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 69.9%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
EVGA(3842 6181) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (13th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
96.8% Outstanding
Lighting 117
Reflection 130
Parallax 124
95% 124 fps
MRender 112
Gravity 126
Splatting 0.1
99% 79.4 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 96.8%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$200
571GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 880 485 488 485 476 484 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 77% Great: 133%
ADATA HD710 PRO 2TB
2TB free, PID a75a
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 143
Write 145
Mixed 19.2
119% 102 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.4
39% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 10% Great: 52%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
62.1% Good
MC Read 21.7
MC Write 23.8
MC Mixed 21.7
64% 22.4 GB/s
SC Read 13.8
SC Write 20.7
SC Mixed 14.9
47% 16.5 GB/s
Latency 79.3
50% 79.3 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 111%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170I PRO GAMING Builds (Compare 2,527 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: $1,081
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