Asus Z170-AR

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 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 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 89.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics60.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive108% 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.
MotherboardAsus Z170-AR  (all builds)
Memory25.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160624
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 09:39
Run Duration154 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th 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-$314
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
89.5% Excellent
SC Int 122
SC Float 127
SC Mixed 124
99% 124 Pts
QC Int 425
QC Float 453
QC Mixed 442
100% 440 Pts
MC Int 612
MC Float 687
MC Mixed 662
98% 653 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$767
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (162 fps cap detected)
60.1% Good
Lighting 159
Reflection 163
Parallax 162
49% 161 fps
MRender 162
Gravity 162
Splatting 162
68% 162 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 60.1%
Great: 180%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 EVO M.2 250GB
99GB free
Firmware: EMT21B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 499
Write 405
Mixed 417
98% 440 MB/s
4K Read 40.3
4K Write 92.8
4K Mixed 40.2
162% 57.7 MB/s
DQ Read 344
DQ Write 278
DQ Mixed 102
133% 242 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 108%
Great: 114%
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$328
46GB free
Firmware: 1B0QBXX7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
188% Outstanding
Read 1,902
Write 610
Mixed 1,087
263% 1,200 MB/s
4K Read 41.8
4K Write 142
4K Mixed 43.4
194% 75.7 MB/s
DQ Read 505
DQ Write 250
DQ Mixed 166
180% 307 MB/s
Poor: 144%
This bench: 188%
Great: 273%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$120
485GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
75.8% Very good
Read 150
Write 114
Mixed 137
101% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.22
99% 1.14 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
94.6% Outstanding
MC Read 33.1
MC Write 36.6
MC Mixed 29.9
95% 33.2 GB/s
SC Read 21.1
SC Write 40.7
SC Mixed 28.4
86% 30.1 GB/s
Latency 55
73% 55 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 94.6%
Great: 126%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170-AR Builds (Compare 1,859 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
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Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170-AR

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $955
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