Asus SABERTOOTH Z170 S

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 102%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics125% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive105% 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.
High background CPU (26%). 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)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160627
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 03:06
Run Duration191 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing as expected (40th 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-$230
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
102% Outstanding
SC Int 140
SC Float 150
SC Mixed 144
116% 145 Pts
QC Int 529
QC Float 567
QC Mixed 528
123% 542 Pts
MC Int 533
MC Float 454
MC Mixed 451
72% 479 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 102%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$500
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
125% Outstanding
Lighting 393
Reflection 368
Parallax 400
122% 387 fps
MRender 238
Gravity 390
Splatting 238
126% 289 fps
Poor: 92%
This bench: 125%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$150
295GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 402
Mixed 415
98% 441 MB/s
4K Read 34.1
4K Write 71.7
4K Mixed 43.8
146% 49.8 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 274
DQ Mixed 26.2
101% 226 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 105%
Great: 118%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$54
160GB free
Firmware: CC46 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
75.7% Very good
Read 150
Write 114
Mixed 130
99% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.38
4K Write 1.79
4K Mixed 0.14
65% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 75.7%
Great: 106%
Samsung Flash Drive 64GB
60GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
11.1% Very poor
Read 38.1
Write 6.39
Mixed 22.4
24% 22.3 MB/s
4K Read 3.12
4K Write 1.12
4K Mixed 0.8
77% 1.68 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 11.1%
Great: 49%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Avexir DDR4-2666 CL15 8GB 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (27th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
75.8% Very good
MC Read 27.1
MC Write 28.8
MC Mixed 24.9
77% 26.9 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 28.3
SC Mixed 22.5
64% 22.5 GB/s
Latency 68.9
58% 68.9 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 95%
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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 1,223 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
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Desktop
Desktop 86%
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Workstation
Workstation 66%
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Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z170 S - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,160
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