Asus Z170-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 163%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 135%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 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 79.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics209% 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 Drive176% 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.
Memory48GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 48GB 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170-A  (all builds)
Memory43.6 GB free of 48 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 22 '21 at 22:05
Run Duration194 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing as expected (41st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700-$350
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
79.5% Very good
Memory 88.7
1-Core 120
2-Core 228
84% 145 Pts
4-Core 379
8-Core 583
62% 481 Pts
64-Core 582
39% 582 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 79.5%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080-$700
Gigabyte(1458 4040) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 10GB, Driver: 461.92
Performing below potential (51st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
209% Outstanding
Lighting 273
Reflection 249
Parallax 304
221% 275 fps
MRender 316
Gravity 230
Splatting 173
196% 240 fps
Poor: 139%
This bench: 209%
Great: 229%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$50
102GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SS0328D Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 233 349 265 265 265 266 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
176% Outstanding
Read 1,991
Write 528
Mixed 246
SusWrite 274
164% 760 MB/s
4K Read 54.7
4K Write 89
4K Mixed 64.6
213% 69.4 MB/s
DQ Read 438
DQ Write 156
DQ Mixed 90.5
121% 228 MB/s
Poor: 136%
This bench: 176%
Great: 273%
Seagate Barracuda Pro 10TB (2016)-$39
930GB free
Firmware: SC60
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 129 131 131 131 132 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile)
42.6% Average
Read 17.6
Write 137
Mixed 35.2
SusWrite 131
58% 80.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.4
91% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 42.6%
Great: 111%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
433GB free
Firmware: CC29
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 147 149 144 147 148 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
71.7% Very good
Read 104
Write 106
Mixed 72
SusWrite 146
79% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
121% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 71.7%
Great: 115%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$85
1TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 156 160 160 159 159 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
93.7% Outstanding
Read 170
Write 130
Mixed 77
SusWrite 157
98% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
154% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 93.7%
Great: 115%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$50
666GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 172 175 180 174 168 175 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
90.9% Outstanding
Read 142
Write 156
Mixed 109
SusWrite 174
107% 146 MB/s
4K Read 4
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
189% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 90.9%
Great: 107%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$85
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 120 126 138 141 132 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
61.3% Good
Read 83
Write 117
Mixed 116
SusWrite 130
83% 111 MB/s
4K Read 5.2
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0
226% 1.9 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 61.3%
Great: 92%
Seagate ST4000NM0053-1C1170 4TB
3.5TB free
Firmware: G00A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 32 33 34 34 34 34 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
34.3% Below average
Read 85
Write 35.8
Mixed 37.5
SusWrite 33.7
35% 48 MB/s
4K Read 1.8
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1.1
240% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 34.3%
Great: 101%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX2133C14/8G KHX2133C14/16G KHX2133C14/8G KHX2133C14/16G 48GB
2133, 2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 16384, 8192, 16384 MB
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
75.9% Very good
MC Read 26.9
MC Write 29.1
MC Mixed 24.2
76% 26.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 30.4
SC Mixed 23.2
68% 23.8 GB/s
Latency 68.8
58% 68.8 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 78%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
Desktop 89%
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $299

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,189
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