Asus SABERTOOTH Z170 MARK 1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 82%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics62.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive67.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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 (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z170 MARK 1  (all builds)
Memory58.1 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150831
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 20 '17 at 16:31
Run Duration254 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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-$315
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
82% Excellent
SC Int 119
SC Float 126
SC Mixed 123
98% 123 Pts
QC Int 474
QC Float 476
QC Mixed 382
101% 444 Pts
MC Int 626
MC Float 687
MC Mixed 668
99% 660 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 82%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
62.9% Good
Lighting 190
Reflection 184
Parallax 194
58% 190 fps
MRender 158
Gravity 184
Splatting 137
79% 160 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 62.9%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston HyperX 3K 240GB-$182
98GB free
Firmware: 507KC4 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
68.4% Good
Read 374
Write 237
Mixed 271
65% 294 MB/s
4K Read 29.1
4K Write 74.2
4K Mixed 15
103% 39.5 MB/s
DQ Read 229
DQ Write 194
DQ Mixed 66.7
90% 163 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 68.4%
Great: 86%
Kingston HyperX 3K 240GB-$182
63GB free
Firmware: 507KC4 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
67.6% Good
Read 370
Write 206
Mixed 239
60% 272 MB/s
4K Read 30.3
4K Write 70.1
4K Mixed 18
106% 39.5 MB/s
DQ Read 236
DQ Write 182
DQ Mixed 66.3
88% 161 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 67.6%
Great: 86%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$76
13GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
49.1% Average
Read 95
Write 75.7
Mixed 74.5
61% 81.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.49
125% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 49.1%
Great: 78%
Seagate Backup+ BL 1TB
13GB free
Firmware: 0143
4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
54.9% Above average
Read 94.4
Write 96.7
Mixed 69.3
65% 86.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.46
4K Write 2.19
4K Mixed 0.35
98% 1 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 54.9%
Great: 56%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$76
4GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
47.3% Average
Read 91.7
Write 72.9
Mixed 79.4
61% 81.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 2.14
4K Mixed 0.38
110% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 47.3%
Great: 78%
WD My Passport 07A8 1TB
819GB free, PID 07a8
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
34.9% Below average
Read 99.4
Write 89.1
Mixed 74.5
110% 87.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.41
4K Write 0.31
4K Mixed 0.14
17% 0.29 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 34.9%
Great: 45%
WD My Passport 0820 1TB
264GB free, PID 0820
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
33% Below average
Read 86.1
Write 66.5
Mixed 61.3
87% 71.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.27
76% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 33%
Great: 43%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 4x16GB-$545
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
73.2% Very good
MC Read 26.2
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 23.8
75% 26.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 25
SC Mixed 20.3
60% 21 GB/s
Latency 69.9
57% 69.9 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 136%
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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 MARK 1 Builds (Compare 1,181 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z170 MARK 1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,008
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