Asus Z170-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 120%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 102%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics146% 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 Drive76.4% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardAsus Z170-A  (all builds)
Memory27.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170515
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 11 '19 at 22:31
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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-$290
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
102% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 142
SC Mixed 137
110% 138 Pts
QC Int 461
QC Float 522
QC Mixed 510
113% 498 Pts
MC Int 658
MC Float 788
MC Mixed 734
108% 726 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 102%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega 64-LC (Liquid Cooled)-$1,700
AMD(1002 0B36) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1750 MHz, MLim: 1100 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.2.1
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
146% Outstanding
Lighting 373
Reflection 258
Parallax 689
151% 440 fps
MRender 208
Gravity 452
Splatting 328
143% 329 fps
Poor: 99%
This bench: 146%
Great: 143%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial M500 480GB-$300
50GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 346 251 85 80 87 94 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
76.4% Very good
Read 428
Write 414
Mixed 337
SusWrite 157
75% 334 MB/s
4K Read 23.1
4K Write 70.8
4K Mixed 32.2
114% 42 MB/s
DQ Read 330
DQ Write 323
DQ Mixed 185
178% 279 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 76.4%
Great: 100%
Corsair Force GT 120GB-$155
20GB free
Firmware: 5.41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 169 170 175 169 169 154 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
80.1% Excellent
Read 382
Write 199
Mixed 253
SusWrite 168
56% 250 MB/s
4K Read 33.4
4K Write 78.3
4K Mixed 41.7
146% 51.1 MB/s
DQ Read 226
DQ Write 196
DQ Mixed 205
155% 209 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 80.1%
Great: 85%
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$350
53GB free
Firmware: 1B0QBXX7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,912
Write 1,434
Mixed 794
304% 1,380 MB/s
4K Read 42.3
4K Write 94.5
4K Mixed 51.8
180% 62.9 MB/s
DQ Read 470
DQ Write 397
DQ Mixed 424
320% 430 MB/s
Poor: 147% Great: 281%
WD Black 4TB (2016)-$197
1TB free
Firmware: 81.H0A81
SusWrite @10s intervals: 144 146 149 145 146 150 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
86.6% Excellent
Read 154
Write 154
Mixed 75
SusWrite 147
97% 132 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 6.3
4K Mixed 0.6
225% 2.63 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 36
MC Write 40.4
MC Mixed 33.5
105% 36.6 GB/s
SC Read 21.6
SC Write 41.3
SC Mixed 31.6
90% 31.5 GB/s
Latency 53.3
75% 53.3 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 103%
Great: 113%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170-A Builds (Compare 18,307 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 64%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $154

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $1,006
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