Asus Z170-E

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 91.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics30.5% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive44.2% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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-E  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateJul 18 '17 at 00:42
Run Duration148 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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 i5-6600K-$210
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
91.7% Outstanding
SC Int 118
SC Float 127
SC Mixed 122
98% 122 Pts
QC Int 474
QC Float 502
QC Mixed 482
110% 486 Pts
MC Int 467
MC Float 508
MC Mixed 487
73% 487 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 91.7%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 460-$96
CLim: 1290 MHz, MLim: 1975 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.7.1
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
30.5% Below average
Lighting 82.3
Reflection 88.4
Parallax 112
28% 94.3 fps
MRender 66.6
Gravity 78.3
Splatting 82
36% 75.6 fps
Poor: 25%
This bench: 30.5%
Great: 32%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX900 64GB-$71
6GB free
Firmware: 5.0.5c Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
44.2% Average
Read 334
Write 66.3
Mixed 105
36% 168 MB/s
4K Read 19.4
4K Write 65.4
4K Mixed 13.4
81% 32.7 MB/s
DQ Read 77.2
DQ Write 59.9
DQ Mixed 19.9
28% 52.3 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 44.2%
Great: 64%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$74
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
60.5% Good
Read 96
Write 113
Mixed 76.1
71% 95 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 7.75
4K Mixed 0.39
207% 2.87 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 60.5%
Great: 108%
Toshiba MQ01ABD100 1TB-$49
917GB free
Firmware: AX001U Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
59.8% Above average
Read 101
Write 108
Mixed 93.2
76% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 1.61
4K Mixed 0.22
74% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 59.8%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Avexir DDR4-2400 CL16 8GB 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
93.2% Outstanding
MC Read 34.7
MC Write 36.3
MC Mixed 28.1
94% 33 GB/s
SC Read 20.2
SC Write 35.3
SC Mixed 28.7
80% 28.1 GB/s
Latency 55.7
72% 55.7 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 93.2%
Great: 86%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170-E Builds (Compare 1,879 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus Z170-E

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $825
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