Asus Z170-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 168%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 140%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 81.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics210% 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 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.
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.
MotherboardAsus Z170-A  (all builds)
Memory44.3 GB free of 48 GB @ 2.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 24 '21 at 06:51
Run Duration193 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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-$340
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
81.4% Excellent
Memory 89.3
1-Core 123
2-Core 230
86% 148 Pts
4-Core 397
8-Core 611
64% 504 Pts
64-Core 600
40% 600 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 81.4%
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: 466.47
Performing below potential (55th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
210% Outstanding
Lighting 274
Reflection 250
Parallax 304
221% 276 fps
MRender 316
Gravity 231
Splatting 174
197% 240 fps
Poor: 131%
This bench: 210%
Great: 226%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$46
101GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SS0328D Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 305 265 263 265 265 257 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
216% Outstanding
Read 2,632
Write 1,055
Mixed 128
SusWrite 270
221% 1,021 MB/s
4K Read 67.7
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 71.4
248% 80.7 MB/s
DQ Read 424
DQ Write 349
DQ Mixed 357
276% 377 MB/s
Poor: 133%
This bench: 216%
Great: 271%
Seagate Barracuda Pro 10TB (2016)-$210
1.5TB free
Firmware: SC60
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 135 133 135 135 135 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 62% Great: 120%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
427GB free
Firmware: CC29
SusWrite @10s intervals: 168 166 168 170 171 172 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
75.3% Very good
Read 93.7
Write 64.9
Mixed 70.4
SusWrite 169
73% 99.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
130% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 115%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$85
1TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 160 162 162 161 161 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
89.5% Excellent
Read 154
Write 124
Mixed 84.3
SusWrite 158
95% 130 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 114%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$49
674GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 177 180 175 167 178 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
Read 164
Write 150
Mixed 113
SusWrite 174
110% 150 MB/s
4K Read 8
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.1
354% 2.87 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 109%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$85
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 125 135 138 134 132 136 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
70.8% Very good
Read 113
Write 117
Mixed 82.1
SusWrite 133
82% 111 MB/s
4K Read 2.7
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0
122% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 70.8%
Great: 91%
Seagate ST4000NM0053-1C1170 4TB
3TB free
Firmware: G00A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 33 34 35 36 36 36 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
35.9% Below average
Read 89.2
Write 36.5
Mixed 38.9
SusWrite 35
37% 49.9 MB/s
4K Read 1.8
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
236% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 35.9%
Great: 102%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX2133C14/8G KHX2133C14/16G KHX2133C14/8G KHX2133C14/16G 48GB
2176, 2176, 2176, 2176 MHz
8192, 16384, 8192, 16384 MB
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
77.9% Very good
MC Read 27.6
MC Write 29.8
MC Mixed 24.6
78% 27.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 31.5
SC Mixed 25.4
72% 25 GB/s
Latency 68.1
59% 68.1 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 78%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170-A Builds (Compare 13,849 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 60%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $299

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,177
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