Asus Z170-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 145%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 159%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 116%
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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 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 109%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics175% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive124% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
MotherboardAsus Z170-A  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateAug 22 '18 at 15:30
Run Duration204 Seconds
Run User SWE-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 i7-6700K-$310
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
109% Outstanding
SC Int 139
SC Float 141
SC Mixed 142
112% 141 Pts
QC Int 544
QC Float 560
QC Mixed 560
126% 555 Pts
MC Int 696
MC Float 815
MC Mixed 768
114% 760 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 109%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$713
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
175% Outstanding
Lighting 585
Reflection 546
Parallax 596
182% 575 fps
MRender 281
Gravity 569
Splatting 303
170% 384 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 175%
Great: 180%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 1TB-$330
672GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 443 455 420 401 394 397 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 491
Mixed 409
SusWrite 418
103% 457 MB/s
4K Read 46.1
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 58.2
200% 69.4 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 264
224% 328 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 124%
Great: 126%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$578
948GB free
Firmware: 1B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2354 2165 1176 1187 1182 1182 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
326% Outstanding
Read 2,491
Write 2,400
Mixed 1,738
SusWrite 1,541
458% 2,043 MB/s
4K Read 56.1
4K Write 152
4K Mixed 79.3
267% 95.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,243
DQ Write 961
DQ Mixed 1088
818% 1,097 MB/s
Poor: 190%
This bench: 326%
Great: 343%
Samsung Spinpoint F1 1TB-$130
685GB free
Firmware: 1AA01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 76 74 74 74 77 74 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
49.9% Average
Read 98.8
Write 47.3
Mixed 58.1
SusWrite 74.8
52% 69.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 1
178% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 49.9%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws 4 DDR4 3000 C15 4x4GB-$175
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 37.7
MC Write 38.6
MC Mixed 31.9
103% 36.1 GB/s
SC Read 23.2
SC Write 42.5
SC Mixed 32
93% 32.6 GB/s
Latency 52.3
76% 52.3 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 103%
Great: 127%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170-A Builds (Compare 12,633 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
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Desktop
Desktop 86%
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Workstation
Workstation 66%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $154

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $1,011
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