Asus Z170-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 86.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics106% 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 Drive82.5% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 7 years and 8 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
4 days ago, 4 days ago.
MotherboardAsus Z170-A  (all builds)
Memory14.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20160128
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 05:26
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User PAK-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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 i5-6600-$205
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
86.7% Excellent
SC Int 114
SC Float 123
SC Mixed 120
95% 119 Pts
QC Int 440
QC Float 466
QC Mixed 452
102% 452 Pts
MC Int 438
MC Float 464
MC Mixed 436
67% 446 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 86.7%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$580
MSI(1462 3236) ≥ 4GB
MaxC: 1531 MHz, MaxM: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 378.92
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Lighting 344
Reflection 302
Parallax 338
103% 328 fps
MRender 200
Gravity 308
Splatting 217
105% 242 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 106%
Great: 120%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
KINGSTON 120GB
65GB free
Firmware: 0C3J Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
82.5% Excellent
Read 480
Write 335
Mixed 321
84% 379 MB/s
4K Read 26.8
4K Write 86.4
4K Mixed 16.3
107% 43.2 MB/s
DQ Read 287
DQ Write 245
DQ Mixed 48
96% 193 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 82.5%
Great: 87%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$50
465GB free
Firmware: 15.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
69.4% Good
Read 117
Write 125
Mixed 122
91% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 1.79
4K Mixed 0.38
105% 0.96 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 69.4%
Great: 69%
StoreJet Transcend 1TB
62GB free, PID 5106
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
25.6% Poor
Read 54.7
Write 57.2
Mixed 43.8
66% 51.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 1.66
4K Mixed 0.24
66% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 25.6%
Great: 45%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMK8GX4M1A2400C14 Adata 16GB
2400, 2400 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
78% Very good
MC Read 28.7
MC Write 31.1
MC Mixed 24.3
80% 28 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 26.3
SC Mixed 21.9
62% 21.8 GB/s
Latency 66.5
60% 66.5 ns
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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 8,984 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
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Desktop
Desktop 86%
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Workstation
Workstation 67%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $1,024
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