Asus Z170-AR

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 99%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics76.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive86.6% 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 8 years and 11 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
6 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardAsus Z170-AR  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20160324
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 03:24
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User HND-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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-$321
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
99% Outstanding
SC Int 128
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 132
105% 131 Pts
QC Int 488
QC Float 514
QC Mixed 501
114% 501 Pts
MC Int 658
MC Float 749
MC Mixed 713
106% 706 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 99%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$290
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
76.7% Very good
Lighting 249
Reflection 210
Parallax 226
74% 228 fps
MRender 153
Gravity 221
Splatting 174
78% 183 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel S3500 Series 480GB-$180
328GB free (System drive)
Firmware: D2010370 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
86.6% Excellent
Read 440
Write 401
Mixed 395
92% 412 MB/s
4K Read 25.3
4K Write 60.6
4K Mixed 28
106% 38 MB/s
DQ Read 293
DQ Write 250
DQ Mixed 117
130% 220 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 100%
Samsung HD250HJ 250GB
92GB free
Firmware: FH100-06 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
40.9% Average
Read 70.3
Write 72
Mixed 37.4
44% 59.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.32
4K Mixed 0.34
82% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 40.9%
Great: 55%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB-$219
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
78.1% Very good
MC Read 28.5
MC Write 29.1
MC Mixed 24.1
78% 27.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 30.3
SC Mixed 24.9
70% 24.6 GB/s
Latency 60.1
67% 60.1 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 78.1%
Great: 89%
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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 2,901 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170-AR

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $995
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