Asus Z170-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (90th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 10 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 93.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics125% 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 Drive70.6% 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.
Run History
1 month ago, 24 days ago.
MotherboardAsus Z170-A  (all builds)
Memory10.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160128
Uptime1.7 Days
Run DateMay 19 '19 at 12:14
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing way above expectations (90th 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 i5-6600K-$234
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
93.1% Outstanding
SC Int 122
SC Float 131
SC Mixed 126
101% 127 Pts
QC Int 452
QC Float 524
QC Mixed 487
110% 488 Pts
MC Int 453
MC Float 522
MC Mixed 480
72% 485 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 93.1%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2252 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.39
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
125% Outstanding
Lighting 406
Reflection 365
Parallax 386
123% 386 fps
MRender 221
Gravity 395
Splatting 258
127% 291 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 125%
Great: 128%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial M4 128GB-$116
60GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0309
SusWrite @10s intervals: 164 159 169 162 154 156 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
70.6% Very good
Read 474
Write 190
Mixed 224
SusWrite 160
58% 262 MB/s
4K Read 29.5
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 19
125% 51.4 MB/s
DQ Read 135
DQ Write 118
DQ Mixed 58.5
62% 104 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 70.6%
Great: 74%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$130
51GB free
Firmware: EXT0CB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 350 272 275 275 274 276 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
119% Outstanding
Read 494
Write 472
Mixed 353
SusWrite 287
90% 402 MB/s
4K Read 46.8
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 60
211% 75.2 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 231
209% 317 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 119%
Great: 117%
CT1000MX500SSD4 1TB
931GB free
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 361 402 449 459 460 459 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 449
Mixed 429
SusWrite 432
102% 455 MB/s
4K Read 39.6
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 59.6
200% 73 MB/s
DQ Read 389
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 307
246% 347 MB/s
Poor: 88%
This bench: 125%
Great: 125%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Value DDR4 2133 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
77.2% Very good
MC Read 28
MC Write 29.3
MC Mixed 25.2
79% 27.5 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 28.1
SC Mixed 23
65% 22.8 GB/s
Latency 68.3
58% 68.3 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 77.2%
Great: 81%
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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).

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Gaming 91%
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Desktop
Desktop 84%
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Workstation
Workstation 64%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $154

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $931
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