Asus Z170-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 96.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics111% 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 Drive99.2% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170-A  (all builds)
Memory5.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150717
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 16 '18 at 19:20
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (58th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-6600K-$188
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
96.2% Outstanding
Memory 92.9
1-Core 149
2-Core 296
101% 179 Pts
4-Core 574
8-Core 574
79% 574 Pts
64-Core 569
38% 569 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 96.2%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$350
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 2077 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 416.34
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Lighting 141
Reflection 148
Parallax 128
117% 139 fps
MRender 102
Gravity 133
Splatting 112
63% 116 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 111%
Great: 105%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 240GB-$59
55GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X31200RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 411 227 217 178 215 177 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
99.2% Outstanding
Read 459
Write 391
Mixed 305
SusWrite 237
78% 348 MB/s
4K Read 29.4
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 45
168% 66.2 MB/s
DQ Read 344
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 252
210% 303 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 99.2%
Great: 101%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016)-$114
481GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 103 106 107 106 105 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
71.5% Very good
Read 144
Write 114
Mixed 63.8
SusWrite 105
78% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 71.5%
Great: 106%
Wilk 16GB
14GB free, PID 5200
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 6.3 7.4 8.9 8.9 8.5 8.5 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
9.17% Terrible
Read 40.5
Write 24
Mixed 4.3
SusWrite 8.1
21% 19.2 MB/s
4K Read 6.5
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0.2
31% 2.23 MB/s
Poor: 1%
This bench: 9.17%
Great: 35%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
43% Average
MC Read 14.7
MC Write 14.7
MC Mixed 12.6
40% 14 GB/s
SC Read 12.8
SC Write 15
SC Mixed 14.3
40% 14 GB/s
Latency 62.3
64% 62.3 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 43%
Great: 87%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170-A Builds (Compare 8,670 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $299

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $1,043
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HDDRAMUSB
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