Asus Z170-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics52.4% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive111% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit renk
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime1.4 Days
Run DateMar 29 '19 at 20:37
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-6500-$202
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
80% Excellent
Memory 91.3
1-Core 109
2-Core 212
81% 137 Pts
4-Core 399
8-Core 395
54% 397 Pts
64-Core 400
27% 400 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 80%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$340
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 419.35
Performing below potential (73rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
52.4% Above average
Lighting 63.2
Reflection 63.9
Parallax 53.4
51% 60.2 fps
MRender 73.1
Gravity 65.9
Splatting 58
54% 65.7 fps
Poor: 45%
This bench: 52.4%
Great: 55%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$89
65GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 339 167 168 167 167 164 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 450
Mixed 344
SusWrite 195
83% 372 MB/s
4K Read 45.5
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 59.2
209% 75.1 MB/s
DQ Read 349
DQ Write 295
DQ Mixed 312
236% 318 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 111%
Great: 123%
Samsung 850 EVO 250GB
195GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 103 101 103 104 103 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - drive id incomplete or inconclusive
Read 170
Write 145
Mixed 90.8
SusWrite 102
28% 127 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.2
4% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 64% Great: 122%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
345GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 161 161 162 162 162 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
92.4% Outstanding
Read 161
Write 149
Mixed 97.3
SusWrite 161
104% 142 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 1.1
220% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 92.4%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4-2400C15-8GVR F4-2400C15-8GRR 16GB
2400, 2400 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
81.2% Excellent
MC Read 29.7
MC Write 32.3
MC Mixed 24.7
83% 28.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 30.4
SC Mixed 24.3
69% 24.1 GB/s
Latency 65.3
61% 65.3 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 81.2%
Great: 85%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170-A Builds (Compare 16,711 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 61%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $299

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $898
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