Asus Z170-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 149%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 91.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics214% 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 Drive130% 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.
MotherboardAsus Z170-A  (all builds)
Memory28.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 10 '19 at 13:37
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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 i7-6700K-$310
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
91.3% Outstanding
SC Int 136
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 137
111% 139 Pts
QC Int 442
QC Float 470
QC Mixed 426
101% 446 Pts
MC Int 667
MC Float 797
MC Mixed 731
109% 732 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 91.3%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080 Ti-$1,270
Asus(1043 866A) ≥ 4GB; Asus ROG-STRIX-RTX2080TI-O11G-GAMING
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
214% Outstanding
Lighting 620
Reflection 575
Parallax 705
201% 633 fps
MRender 545
Gravity 647
Splatting 324
223% 506 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 214%
Great: 235%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$90
347GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 463 440 456 473 469 456 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
130% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 486
Mixed 345
SusWrite 460
101% 449 MB/s
4K Read 45.4
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 62.2
209% 74 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 362
272% 362 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 130%
Great: 133%
Crucial BX100 500GB-$240
260GB free
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 423 430 437 440 439 440 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 429
Mixed 330
SusWrite 435
96% 426 MB/s
4K Read 30.9
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 44.4
159% 60.1 MB/s
DQ Read 272
DQ Write 290
DQ Mixed 208
176% 257 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 109%
Great: 109%
Toshiba DT01ACA300 3TB-$95
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX6OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 142 147 148 151 149 151 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
74.5% Very good
Read 111
Write 112
Mixed 35.7
SusWrite 148
74% 102 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
161% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 4x8GB-$165
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
77.2% Very good
MC Read 27.2
MC Write 29.2
MC Mixed 24.3
77% 26.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 30.9
SC Mixed 25.4
70% 24.7 GB/s
Latency 62.5
64% 62.5 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 77.2%
Great: 111%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170-A Builds (Compare 16,133 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $154

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $994
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