Asus SABERTOOTH Z170 S

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 99.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics72.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive72% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z170 S  (all builds)
Memory24.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161129
Uptime3 Days
Run DateMar 18 '17 at 05:23
Run Duration183 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (44th 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 i7-7700K-$309
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
99.8% Outstanding
SC Int 141
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 143
115% 143 Pts
QC Int 480
QC Float 511
QC Mixed 482
111% 491 Pts
MC Int 683
MC Float 794
MC Mixed 766
112% 747 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 99.8%
Great: 114%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
Gigabyte(1458 3676) ≥ 4GB
MaxC: 1392 MHz, MaxM: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 378.49
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
72.7% Very good
Lighting 229
Reflection 207
Parallax 228
69% 221 fps
MRender 163
Gravity 211
Splatting 146
82% 173 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 72.7%
Great: 103%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$230
251GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 525
Write 500
Mixed 511
114% 512 MB/s
4K Read 37.3
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 48.4
179% 66.8 MB/s
DQ Read 38.7
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 156
131% 179 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 115%
Great: 124%
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$89
171GB free
Firmware: 520ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
72% Very good
Read 511
Write 257
Mixed 305
79% 358 MB/s
4K Read 26.2
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 14.7
114% 48.3 MB/s
DQ Read 34.8
DQ Write 115
DQ Mixed 11.5
27% 53.8 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 72%
Great: 77%
WD Green 4TB (2013)-$136
4.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 44% Great: 87%
WD Green 4TB (2013)-$136
4.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 44% Great: 87%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$80
727GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
76.7% Very good
Read 149
Write 119
Mixed 117
96% 128 MB/s
4K Read 0.85
4K Write 2.07
4K Mixed 0.24
101% 1.06 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 79%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport LT DDR4 2400 C16 4x8GB-$189
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (15th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
74.4% Very good
MC Read 26.1
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 23.7
74% 26.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 29.3
SC Mixed 24.1
68% 23.7 GB/s
Latency 68.5
58% 68.5 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 74.4%
Great: 87%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SABERTOOTH Z170 S Builds (Compare 1,130 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z170 S - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,112
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