Asus Z170-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 125%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 96.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics162% 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 Drive60.6% 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.
MotherboardAsus Z170-A  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151109
Uptime2 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 12:33
Run Duration219 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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-$339
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
SC Int 127
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 132
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 488
QC Float 499
QC Mixed 481
111% 489 Pts
MC Int 658
MC Float 744
MC Mixed 710
105% 704 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$799
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
162% Outstanding
Lighting 498
Reflection 452
Parallax 515
156% 488 fps
MRender 273
Gravity 556
Splatting 305
167% 378 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 162%
Great: 178%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$67
172GB free
Firmware: U21010RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
83% Excellent
Read 508
Write 420
Mixed 456
103% 461 MB/s
4K Read 33.2
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 5.39
122% 53.5 MB/s
DQ Read 35.7
DQ Write 134
DQ Mixed 31.9
40% 67.3 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 83%
Great: 82%
Kingston A400 120GB-$37
78GB free
Firmware: SBFK71E0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
60.6% Good
Read 452
Write 264
Mixed 289
74% 335 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 67.5
4K Mixed 4.62
88% 34.3 MB/s
DQ Read 31
DQ Write 69.4
DQ Mixed 4.44
16% 35 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 60.6%
Great: 62%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
87.4% Excellent
Read 128
Write 176
Mixed 123
106% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.46
4K Write 5.19
4K Mixed 0.58
180% 2.08 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 87.4%
Great: 105%
USB3.0 1TB
277GB free
Firmware: 8105
4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
24.2% Poor
Read 42.1
Write 42.1
Mixed 41.6
32% 42 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 0.47
4K Mixed 0.11
41% 0.36 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 24.2%
Great: 101%
WD My Passport 1TB
633GB free, PID 0748
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
22.3% Poor
Read 40.5
Write 41.1
Mixed 38.7
52% 40.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.19
90% 1.04 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 22.3%
Great: 43%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$317
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
85.5% Excellent
MC Read 31.1
MC Write 32.5
MC Mixed 26.3
86% 30 GB/s
SC Read 19.5
SC Write 34.1
SC Mixed 27.2
77% 26.9 GB/s
Latency 58.3
69% 58.3 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 94%
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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 15,245 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $154

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,222
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