Asus Z170-A

Performance Results

Gaming 199%
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 169%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 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 88.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics230% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive362% 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 11 is the most recent version of Windows.
MotherboardAsus Z170-A  (all builds)
Memory28.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 03 '22 at 01:04
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (80th 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-$163
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
88.1% Excellent
Memory 94.8
1-Core 133
2-Core 246
90% 158 Pts
4-Core 439
8-Core 669
69% 554 Pts
64-Core 732
45% 732 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 88.1%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-Ti-$815
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 516.59
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
230% Outstanding
Lighting 348
Reflection 303
Parallax 388
283% 346 fps
MRender 380
Gravity 270
Splatting 194
220% 281 fps
Poor: 162%
This bench: 230%
Great: 225%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$127
1TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1039 1062 1365 2309 1893 1581 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
362% Outstanding
Read 2,524
Write 2,230
Mixed 2,363
SusWrite 1,542
486% 2,165 MB/s
4K Read 74.7
4K Write 182
4K Mixed 112
352% 123 MB/s
DQ Read 1,486
DQ Write 1044
DQ Mixed 1237
931% 1,256 MB/s
Poor: 223%
This bench: 362%
Great: 442%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2666 C15 4x8GB-$165
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2747 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
92.5% Outstanding
MC Read 32.7
MC Write 35.3
MC Mixed 29.2
93% 32.4 GB/s
SC Read 20.1
SC Write 39.6
SC Mixed 30.1
86% 29.9 GB/s
Latency 57.7
69% 57.7 ns
Poor: 74%
This bench: 92.5%
Great: 118%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 19: 2R 3G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
19% 71% 7 110 6 60 21.5" 1920 1080 ACR06AB SB220Q
Typical Z170-A Builds (Compare 6,197 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 58%

Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $1,425

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,901
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