Asus Z170-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 95%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics129% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive99.3% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
21 days ago, 21 days ago.
MotherboardAsus Z170-A  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160919
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 05 '17 at 21:20
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User AUT-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing as expected (48th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-7700K-$309
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
95% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 140
SC Mixed 135
109% 136 Pts
QC Int 471
QC Float 497
QC Mixed 466
108% 478 Pts
MC Int 673
MC Float 766
MC Mixed 666
105% 702 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 95%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$485
MSI(1462 3367) ≥ 4GB
MaxC: 1961 MHz, MaxM: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
129% Outstanding
Lighting 433
Reflection 374
Parallax 399
126% 402 fps
MRender 238
Gravity 403
Splatting 246
124% 296 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 129%
Great: 144%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 128GB-$130
90GB free
Firmware: DXM06B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
99.3% Outstanding
Read 521
Write 439
Mixed 482
107% 480 MB/s
4K Read 31.7
4K Write 97.5
4K Mixed 23.3
130% 50.9 MB/s
DQ Read 302
DQ Write 313
DQ Mixed 21
95% 212 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 99.3%
Great: 99%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$46
586GB free
Firmware: CC4G Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
89.7% Excellent
Read 156
Write 157
Mixed 160
119% 158 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.62
4K Mixed 0.34
92% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$127
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
70.9% Very good
MC Read 27
MC Write 26.8
MC Mixed 20.2
70% 24.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.9
SC Write 25.7
SC Mixed 22.6
62% 21.7 GB/s
Latency 60
67% 60 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 70.9%
Great: 102%
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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 10,323 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $145

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,057
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