Asus Z170 PRO GAMING/AURA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 87.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics95.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive76.4% 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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170 PRO GAMING/AURA  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180516
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 25 '21 at 20:39
Run Duration173 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
87.4% Excellent
Memory 94.5
1-Core 131
2-Core 251
92% 159 Pts
4-Core 433
8-Core 675
71% 554 Pts
64-Core 683
46% 683 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 87.4%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060
EVGA(3842 3656) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3750 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 471.41
Performing below potential (33rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
95.3% Outstanding
Lighting 128
Reflection 116
Parallax 138
104% 127 fps
MRender 133
Gravity 101
Splatting 89.3
86% 108 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 95.3%
Great: 104%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sabrent Rocket Q 1TB
336GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RKT30Q.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 434 356 113 276 121 278 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
76.4% Very good
Read 972
Write 1,517
Mixed 791
SusWrite 263
199% 886 MB/s
4K Read 4.9
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 0.8
70% 40.6 MB/s
DQ Read 0.5
DQ Write 113
DQ Mixed 4.3
19% 39.3 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 76.4%
Great: 300%
Crucial MX100 256GB-$116
238GB free
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 317 324 325 326 326 325 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
94% Outstanding
Read 402
Write 329
Mixed 289
SusWrite 324
76% 336 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 41.6
161% 62.9 MB/s
DQ Read 132
DQ Write 266
DQ Mixed 146
126% 181 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 94%
Great: 98%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
295GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3J0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 97 95 98 98 97 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
66.1% Good
Read 134
Write 134
Mixed 29.9
SusWrite 96.4
71% 98.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
127% 1 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 66.1%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$75
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
94.3% Outstanding
MC Read 36.3
MC Write 36.4
MC Mixed 27.1
95% 33.3 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 38.6
SC Mixed 29.8
85% 29.8 GB/s
Latency 58.4
68% 58.4 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 94.3%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 53: 5R 7G 7B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
53% 16% 122 311 230 144 27" 1920 1080 AUS27AF VG278
Typical Z170 PRO GAMING/AURA Builds (Compare 2,476 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/AURA

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $914
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