Asus Z170-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 121%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 82.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics164% 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 Drive65.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
MotherboardAsus Z170-A  (all builds)
Memory11 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170629
Uptime11.8 Days
Run DateFeb 12 '19 at 15:42
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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-$302
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
82.2% Excellent
SC Int 119
SC Float 123
SC Mixed 121
97% 121 Pts
QC Int 373
QC Float 419
QC Mixed 390
89% 394 Pts
MC Int 585
MC Float 704
MC Mixed 648
96% 646 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$720
Nvidia(10DE 12A6) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.22
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
164% Outstanding
Lighting 528
Reflection 436
Parallax 572
168% 512 fps
MRender 395
Gravity 453
Splatting 248
160% 365 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 164%
Great: 169%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial M4 128GB-$116
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0309
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 144 156 84 129 128 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
65.1% Good
Read 468
Write 187
Mixed 228
SusWrite 128
56% 253 MB/s
4K Read 27.8
4K Write 88.4
4K Mixed 18.7
113% 45 MB/s
DQ Read 136
DQ Write 117
DQ Mixed 57.6
62% 103 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 65.1%
Great: 72%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$130
109GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 388 255 256 255 256 256 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 492
Write 466
Mixed 352
SusWrite 278
89% 397 MB/s
4K Read 41.7
4K Write 93.3
4K Mixed 52.7
180% 62.6 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 231
209% 317 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 109%
Great: 118%
Crucial MX300 525GB-$162
381GB free
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 458 435 292 242 240 255 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
94.1% Outstanding
Read 415
Write 464
Mixed 378
SusWrite 320
89% 394 MB/s
4K Read 26
4K Write 95.5
4K Mixed 39.1
140% 53.5 MB/s
DQ Read 347
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 328
247% 330 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 94.1%
Great: 100%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$50
450GB free
Firmware: CC44
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 72 72 73 74 74 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
45.5% Average
Read 85.5
Write 81.7
Mixed 60.5
SusWrite 73
56% 75.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.9
151% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 45.5%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB-$122
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
36% Below average
MC Read 12.1
MC Write 12.4
MC Mixed 10.5
33% 11.7 GB/s
SC Read 11.1
SC Write 12.6
SC Mixed 11.1
33% 11.6 GB/s
Latency 72
56% 72 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 36%
Great: 91%
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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 17,656 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
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Desktop
Desktop 86%
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Workstation
Workstation 65%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $154

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $1,030
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