Asus Z170-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics75.9% 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 Drive132% 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.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170-A  (all builds)
Memory28.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151109
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '21 at 11:55
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st 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-$303
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
91% Outstanding
Memory 93.5
1-Core 135
2-Core 264
94% 164 Pts
4-Core 477
8-Core 715
77% 596 Pts
64-Core 712
48% 712 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 91%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX Titan X-$1,096
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 461.72
Performing below potential (55th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
75.9% Very good
Lighting 94.5
Reflection 110
Parallax 99
76% 101 fps
MRender 92.5
Gravity 93.4
Splatting 84.4
75% 90.1 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 870 QVO 1TB-$109
861GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SVQ01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 468 479 486 491 490 490 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
132% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 490
Mixed 448
SusWrite 484
109% 484 MB/s
4K Read 41.8
4K Write 133
4K Mixed 59.9
210% 78.2 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 356
269% 360 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 132%
Great: 129%
Micron_1100_MTFDDAK256TBN 256GB
73GB free
Firmware: M0MA020
SusWrite @10s intervals: 372 174 153 150 134 129 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
92.9% Outstanding
Read 471
Write 479
Mixed 404
SusWrite 185
86% 385 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 129
4K Mixed 41.4
165% 66.3 MB/s
DQ Read 235
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 304
223% 288 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 92.9%
Great: 94%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB-$260
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
98.5% Outstanding
MC Read 36.4
MC Write 38.4
MC Mixed 29.7
100% 34.8 GB/s
SC Read 21.4
SC Write 44.1
SC Mixed 29.5
90% 31.7 GB/s
Latency 61.1
66% 61.1 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 98.5%
Great: 111%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170-A Builds (Compare 13,839 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $299

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $1,129
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HDDRAMUSB
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