Asus Z170-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 89.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics74.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive105% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170-A  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560x1440x4294967296 szín
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161129
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 08:56
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User HUN-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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-$324
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
89.7% Excellent
SC Int 128
SC Float 133
SC Mixed 131
105% 131 Pts
QC Int 424
QC Float 463
QC Mixed 428
99% 438 Pts
MC Int 642
MC Float 734
MC Mixed 692
103% 689 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$250
Nvidia(10DE 1C03) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
74.5% Very good
Lighting 237
Reflection 211
Parallax 223
72% 224 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 218
Splatting 167
76% 178 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$125
77GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 519
Write 449
Mixed 485
108% 484 MB/s
4K Read 32.4
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 24.7
143% 58.1 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 25.9
106% 236 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 105%
Great: 121%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
832GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
97.7% Outstanding
Read 189
Write 152
Mixed 143
121% 161 MB/s
4K Read 1.08
4K Write 2.22
4K Mixed 0.28
117% 1.19 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 97.7%
Great: 106%
WD Blue 1TB (2010)-$56
299GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
57.8% Above average
Read 108
Write 93.8
Mixed 105
77% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 1.91
4K Mixed 0.34
102% 0.98 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 57.8%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$185
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
106% Outstanding
MC Read 38.7
MC Write 40.7
MC Mixed 33.6
108% 37.7 GB/s
SC Read 21.8
SC Write 43.8
SC Mixed 31.5
92% 32.4 GB/s
Latency 51.9
77% 51.9 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 106%
Great: 108%
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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 15,372 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $154

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $1,172
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