Asus Z170-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (88th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 12 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics82.5% 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 Drive123% 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)
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit väriä
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 20 '19 at 10:11
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing way above expectations (88th 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-$298
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
84.9% Excellent
1-Core 123
2-Core 257
89% 190 Pts
4-Core 477
8-Core 694
76% 585 Pts
64-Core 704
47% 704 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 84.9%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
82.5% Excellent
Lighting 334
Reflection 303
Parallax 318
88% 318 fps
MRender 208
Gravity 303
Splatting 236
83% 249 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 82.5%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$55
205GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 393 325 319 321 323 310 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 493
Mixed 400
SusWrite 332
97% 433 MB/s
4K Read 45.8
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 62
212% 75.5 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 358
270% 361 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 123%
Great: 125%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$60
466GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 478 488 489 494 420 297 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 494
Mixed 472
SusWrite 444
108% 480 MB/s
4K Read 45.2
4K Write 125
4K Mixed 63.1
215% 77.7 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 360
272% 364 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 131%
Great: 131%
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 (83rd percentile)
92.2% Outstanding
MC Read 34
MC Write 34.7
MC Mixed 28.8
93% 32.5 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 37.5
SC Mixed 27.6
82% 28.7 GB/s
Latency 56.1
71% 56.1 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 92.2%
Great: 97%
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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 22,978 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $350

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,176
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HDDRAMUSB
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