Asus Z170-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics117% 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 Drive89.4% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
5 days ago, 5 days ago.
MotherboardAsus Z170-A  (all builds)
Memory4.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150818
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 06:57
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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 i5-6600-$232
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
76.1% Very good
SC Int 95.5
SC Float 101
SC Mixed 102
80% 99.6 Pts
QC Int 385
QC Float 434
QC Mixed 400
92% 406 Pts
MC Int 394
MC Float 401
MC Mixed 391
59% 395 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$398
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 416.34
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Lighting 370
Reflection 359
Parallax 376
115% 369 fps
MRender 203
Gravity 371
Splatting 238
118% 271 fps
Poor: 98%
This bench: 117%
Great: 128%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ ARC 100 240GB-$120
33GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 255 364 425 395 255 173 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
89.4% Excellent
Read 387
Write 419
Mixed 318
SusWrite 311
81% 359 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 95.7
4K Mixed 36.3
135% 52.3 MB/s
DQ Read 292
DQ Write 313
DQ Mixed 249
202% 285 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 89.4%
Great: 101%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 189 189 187 183 188 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 198
Write 189
Mixed 79.3
SusWrite 186
119% 163 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 110%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2666 C15 2x4GB-$83
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
79.5% Very good
MC Read 30.2
MC Write 31.1
MC Mixed 26
83% 29.1 GB/s
SC Read 13
SC Write 27
SC Mixed 19.4
56% 19.8 GB/s
Latency 65.7
61% 65.7 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 79.5%
Great: 98%
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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 12,674 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $154

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $1,047
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