Asus Z170-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 130%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 107%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics166% 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 Drive80.1% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
11 months ago, 11 months ago.
MotherboardAsus Z170-A  (all builds)
Memory27.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170113
Uptime7.1 Days
Run DateAug 03 '17 at 23:01
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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 i7-7700K-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
107% Outstanding
SC Int 147
SC Float 156
SC Mixed 151
121% 151 Pts
QC Int 490
QC Float 544
QC Mixed 522
118% 519 Pts
MC Int 757
MC Float 792
MC Mixed 820
118% 789 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 107%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$730
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
166% Outstanding
Lighting 551
Reflection 524
Parallax 574
173% 550 fps
MRender 266
Gravity 538
Splatting 280
161% 361 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 166%
Great: 176%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$123
129GB free
Firmware: PSF100C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
87.3% Excellent
Read 195
Write 178
Mixed 286
49% 220 MB/s
4K Read 25.9
4K Write 142
4K Mixed 40.7
166% 69.4 MB/s
DQ Read 281
DQ Write 529
DQ Mixed 99.1
162% 303 MB/s
Poor: 86%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 130%
OCZ Trion 150 240GB-$196
63GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFZ12.3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
80.1% Excellent
Read 500
Write 345
Mixed 354
88% 399 MB/s
4K Read 26
4K Write 78.4
4K Mixed 9.83
94% 38.1 MB/s
DQ Read 347
DQ Write 225
DQ Mixed 46.9
99% 206 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 80.1%
Great: 90%
Toshiba X300 4TB-$105
1TB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
74.8% Very good
Read 120
Write 140
Mixed 124
97% 128 MB/s
4K Read 0.85
4K Write 1.88
4K Mixed 0.21
93% 0.98 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 74.8%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport LT DDR4 2400 C16 4x8GB-$308
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
82.8% Excellent
MC Read 29.1
MC Write 31.5
MC Mixed 26.1
83% 28.9 GB/s
SC Read 20.1
SC Write 34.6
SC Mixed 26.5
77% 27.1 GB/s
Latency 62.2
64% 62.2 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 88%
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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 15,862 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
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Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $154

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,160
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