Asus Z170-E

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 95.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive83.4% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus Z170-E  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161129
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 01:58
Run Duration70 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
95.4% Outstanding
SC Int 126
SC Float 135
SC Mixed 130
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 440
QC Float 470
QC Mixed 480
105% 463 Pts
MC Int 634
MC Float 722
MC Mixed 671
101% 676 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 95.4%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
PNY(196E 119D) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 385.41
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Poor: 88% Great: 110%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 275GB-$93
83GB free
Firmware: M0CR021 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
83.4% Excellent
Read 483
Write 338
Mixed 339
86% 387 MB/s
4K Read 27.2
4K Write 78.5
4K Mixed 23.9
113% 43.2 MB/s
DQ Read 227
DQ Write 205
DQ Mixed 38.6
78% 157 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 83.4%
Great: 81%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
GEIL CL16-16-16 D4-3200 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
96.1% Outstanding
MC Read 37.5
MC Write 37.3
MC Mixed 28.2
98% 34.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 31.7
SC Mixed 30.9
77% 26.9 GB/s
Latency 50.2
80% 50.2 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 96.1%
Great: 105%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming 94%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 55%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170-E

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $885
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