Asus Z170-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 93.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics80.5% 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 Drive119% 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
MotherboardAsus Z170-A  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit väriä
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 10 '19 at 21:53
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$276
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
93.8% Outstanding
Memory 95.5
1-Core 130
2-Core 255
92% 160 Pts
4-Core 500
8-Core 691
78% 596 Pts
64-Core 696
47% 696 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 93.8%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.30
Performing below potential (72nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
80.5% Excellent
Lighting 330
Reflection 296
Parallax 312
87% 313 fps
MRender 206
Gravity 295
Splatting 230
81% 243 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
179GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 394 309 308 303 292 281 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
119% Outstanding
Read 503
Write 482
Mixed 404
SusWrite 314
96% 426 MB/s
4K Read 45.6
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 59.6
204% 72.3 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 358
270% 362 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 119%
Great: 123%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$67
466GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 436 317 318 317 317 317 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 490
Mixed 468
SusWrite 337
102% 451 MB/s
4K Read 43.8
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 60.2
204% 72.9 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 359
271% 364 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 121%
Great: 130%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2666 C15 2x8GB-$169
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
91.3% Outstanding
MC Read 33.6
MC Write 34.3
MC Mixed 28.2
92% 32 GB/s
SC Read 20.7
SC Write 37.7
SC Mixed 27.9
82% 28.8 GB/s
Latency 55.4
72% 55.4 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 91.3%
Great: 96%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170-A Builds (Compare 6,691 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $299

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,155
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