Asus Z170-A

Performance Results

Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 74%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 99.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics100% 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 Drive105% 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.
Very high background CPU (34%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
8 months ago, 8 months ago.
MotherboardAsus Z170-A  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160624
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 15 '17 at 11:30
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User UKR-User
Background CPU 34%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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-$323
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
99.9% Outstanding
SC Int 126
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 130
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 490
QC Float 509
QC Mixed 511
114% 503 Pts
MC Int 655
MC Float 746
MC Mixed 711
105% 704 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 99.9%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$447
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Lighting 316
Reflection 294
Parallax 307
97% 306 fps
MRender 206
Gravity 289
Splatting 227
103% 241 fps
Poor: 82%
This bench: 100%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$131
212GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 488
Mixed 507
112% 502 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 44
169% 65.6 MB/s
DQ Read 31.5
DQ Write 108
DQ Mixed 23.9
32% 54.6 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 105%
Great: 120%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$93
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
81.8% Excellent
Read 159
Write 126
Mixed 122
102% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.91
4K Write 2.24
4K Mixed 0.25
107% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 81.8%
Great: 82%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$211
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
107% Outstanding
MC Read 39.2
MC Write 41.1
MC Mixed 33.8
109% 38 GB/s
SC Read 22.6
SC Write 44.7
SC Mixed 31.9
94% 33.1 GB/s
Latency 50.9
79% 50.9 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 107%
Great: 108%
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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 13,376 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 94%
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Desktop 85%
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Workstation 65%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $124

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,182
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