Asus Z170-A

Performance Results

Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 60%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 83%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics78.3% 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 Drive85.3% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
MotherboardAsus Z170-A  (all builds)
Memory10.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit väriä
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160829
Uptime2 Days
Run DateNov 25 '22 at 09:29
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU6%
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 PC Performing as expected (58th 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 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
83% Excellent
Memory 93.9
1-Core 128
2-Core 238
87% 153 Pts
4-Core 389
8-Core 641
63% 515 Pts
64-Core 663
41% 663 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 83%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$200
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 526.98
Performing below potential (42nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
78.3% Very good
Lighting 97.5
Reflection 107
Parallax 109
79% 104 fps
MRender 93.4
Gravity 96.9
Splatting 95.9
78% 95.4 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 78.3%
Great: 88%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SUV300S37A480G 480GB
91GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM12.G
SusWrite @10s intervals: 281 188 189 122 0.2 153 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
85.3% Excellent
Read 498
Write 483
Mixed 383
SusWrite 156
85% 380 MB/s
4K Read 29.1
4K Write 74.9
4K Mixed 37.4
132% 47.1 MB/s
DQ Read 346
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 194
186% 292 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 100%
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 (79th percentile)
91.1% Outstanding
MC Read 33.1
MC Write 35
MC Mixed 28
92% 32 GB/s
SC Read 20.5
SC Write 38.8
SC Mixed 28.6
84% 29.3 GB/s
Latency 60
67% 60 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 91.1%
Great: 97%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 25: 3R 2G 4B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
25% 26% 35 212 59 144 24" 1280 720 BNQ7F31 ZOWIE XL LCD
Typical Z170-A Builds (Compare 4,915 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop 87%
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Workstation 59%

Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $1,425

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,928
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