Asus Z170-AR

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 119%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 119%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 87.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics142% 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 Drive216% 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.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170-AR  (all builds)
Memory11.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime2.9 Days
Run DateAug 14 '19 at 06:12
Run Duration166 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700K-$275
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
87.3% Excellent
1-Core 138
2-Core 272
97% 205 Pts
4-Core 457
8-Core 716
75% 587 Pts
64-Core 727
49% 727 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$799
Gigabyte(1458 3762) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 3008 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
142% Outstanding
Lighting 530
Reflection 514
Parallax 594
139% 546 fps
MRender 268
Gravity 553
Splatting 284
143% 368 fps
Poor: 113%
This bench: 142%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
133GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 611 297 292 289 287 285 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
216% Outstanding
Read 2134
Write 1,301
Mixed 609
SusWrite 344
241% 1,097 MB/s
4K Read 51.6
4K Write 153
4K Mixed 54.8
229% 86.3 MB/s
DQ Read 994
DQ Write 828
DQ Mixed 729
596% 850 MB/s
Poor: 133%
This bench: 216%
Great: 235%
Liteonit S100-064 64GB
16GB free
Firmware: VD82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 185 175 179 169 167 169 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
78.9% Very good
Read 432
Write 186
Mixed 220
SusWrite 174
56% 253 MB/s
4K Read 31.6
4K Write 78.5
4K Mixed 36.5
136% 48.9 MB/s
DQ Read 225
DQ Write 187
DQ Mixed 171
138% 194 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 78.9%
Great: 77%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$69
241GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 69 69 69 69 69 70 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
49.7% Average
Read 104
Write 104
Mixed 67.5
SusWrite 69.2
63% 86 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
149% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 49.7%
Great: 67%
Samsung HM641JI 640GB-$43
482GB free
Firmware: 2AJ10002
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1.4 1.1 0.9 0.9 1.3 1.1 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
12.5% Very poor
Read 42.3
Write 0.5
Mixed 3.5
SusWrite 1.1
9% 11.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0
22% 0.23 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 12.5%
Great: 51%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$71
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
99.3% Outstanding
MC Read 37
MC Write 37.9
MC Mixed 30.4
100% 35.1 GB/s
SC Read 21.6
SC Write 39.6
SC Mixed 29.9
87% 30.4 GB/s
Latency 52.3
76% 52.3 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 99.3%
Great: 105%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170-AR Builds (Compare 3,954 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170-AR

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $791
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