Asus Z170-AR

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 91.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics94.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
12 days ago, 12 days ago.
MotherboardAsus Z170-AR  (all builds)
Memory27.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161129
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 18 '20 at 07:55
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700K-$379
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
91.1% Outstanding
Memory 94.8
1-Core 140
2-Core 260
95% 165 Pts
4-Core 470
8-Core 703
75% 587 Pts
64-Core 756
51% 756 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 91.1%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$350
MSI(1462 C307) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 446.14
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
94.5% Outstanding
Lighting 374
Reflection 358
Parallax 406
98% 379 fps
MRender 200
Gravity 359
Splatting 237
95% 265 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 94.5%
Great: 105%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
66GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,738
Write 1,256
Mixed 509
256% 1,168 MB/s
4K Read 43.1
4K Write 154
4K Mixed 53.2
215% 83.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,127
DQ Write 1,174
DQ Mixed 900
746% 1,067 MB/s
Poor: 142% Great: 236%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$69
174GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 367 414 481 488 482 281 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 476
Mixed 447
SusWrite 419
104% 462 MB/s
4K Read 42.5
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 58.6
198% 70.3 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 347
DQ Mixed 361
272% 365 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 124%
Great: 132%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
553GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 158 159 159 160 160 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
86.4% Excellent
Read 143
Write 144
Mixed 91
SusWrite 158
98% 134 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.2
236% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4-3200C16-8GTZR F4-2400C15-8GTZR F4-3200C16-8GTZR F4-2400C15-8GTZR 32GB
2133, 2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
98.8% Outstanding
MC Read 35.5
MC Write 38
MC Mixed 30.8
99% 34.8 GB/s
SC Read 22.6
SC Write 42.5
SC Mixed 30.8
91% 32 GB/s
Latency 57.7
69% 57.7 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 98.8%
Great: 99%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170-AR Builds (Compare 1,325 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z170-AR

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $745
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