Asus Z170-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics98.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive109% 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.
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.
Run History
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
MotherboardAsus Z170-A  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151109
Uptime20.4 Days
Run DateApr 03 '19 at 01:45
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700K-$281
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
83.4% Excellent
1-Core 122
2-Core 246
86% 184 Pts
4-Core 478
8-Core 660
74% 569 Pts
64-Core 667
45% 667 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 83.4%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
98.1% Outstanding
Lighting 433
Reflection 386
Parallax 394
110% 404 fps
MRender 239
Gravity 423
Splatting 0.2
82% 221 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 98.1%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 480GB-$65
364GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X41100RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 321 272 270 267 268 270 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 491
Write 462
Mixed 266
SusWrite 278
84% 374 MB/s
4K Read 38.8
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 50.7
185% 68.3 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 290
DQ Mixed 209
191% 294 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 109%
Great: 108%
Crucial BX100 500GB-$230
104GB free
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 306 316 271 205 255 205 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 434
Mixed 330
SusWrite 259
86% 383 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 46.1
167% 64.3 MB/s
DQ Read 271
DQ Write 286
DQ Mixed 206
175% 254 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 100%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$40
918GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 197 200 200 202 201 202 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 206
Write 164
Mixed 80.5
SusWrite 200
119% 163 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
145% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 116%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 37.1
MC Write 38.5
MC Mixed 31.4
102% 35.7 GB/s
SC Read 20.9
SC Write 39.5
SC Mixed 29.9
86% 30.1 GB/s
Latency 55.3
72% 55.3 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 100%
Great: 109%
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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 21,617 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $350

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,188
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HDDRAMUSB
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