Asus Z170-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 84.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics54.2% 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 Drive126% 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.
Run History
12 months ago, 12 months ago.
MotherboardAsus Z170-A  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateMay 26 '19 at 16:08
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700-$299
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
84.4% Excellent
Memory 92.7
1-Core 122
2-Core 237
87% 150 Pts
4-Core 410
8-Core 618
66% 514 Pts
64-Core 621
42% 621 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 84.4%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$395
CLim: 1506 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
54.2% Above average
Lighting 198
Reflection 182
Parallax 200
52% 193 fps
MRender 157
Gravity 194
Splatting 129
54% 160 fps
Poor: 47%
This bench: 54.2%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 QVO 1TB-$127
773GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVQ01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 451 464 476 490 492 490 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
126% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 428
Mixed 388
SusWrite 477
102% 451 MB/s
4K Read 37.8
4K Write 137
4K Mixed 54.4
199% 76.4 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 301
DQ Mixed 326
245% 328 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 126%
Great: 123%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$75
108GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 390 291 289 291 289 289 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 420
Mixed 369
SusWrite 306
90% 399 MB/s
4K Read 49.6
4K Write 133
4K Mixed 66.5
231% 83.1 MB/s
DQ Read 361
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 332
249% 333 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 125%
Great: 123%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1TB free
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 167 169 169 167 169 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
98% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 140
Mixed 77.9
SusWrite 168
102% 140 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.8
140% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 98%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB-$125
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
43% Average
MC Read 14.5
MC Write 14.9
MC Mixed 12.3
40% 13.9 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 15.5
SC Mixed 15.4
42% 14.5 GB/s
Latency 62.8
64% 62.8 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 43%
Great: 87%
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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 27,891 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 76%
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Desktop
Desktop 84%
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Workstation
Workstation 67%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $386

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $1,236
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