Asus Z170-E

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 94.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics106% 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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 (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170-E  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151012
Uptime6.4 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 04:35
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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-$314
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
94.6% Outstanding
SC Int 137
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 140
110% 137 Pts
QC Int 452
QC Float 493
QC Mixed 446
105% 464 Pts
MC Int 678
MC Float 787
MC Mixed 736
110% 734 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 94.6%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$560
Asus(1043 855B) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1506 MHz, MLim: 1800 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 378.92
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Lighting 342
Reflection 314
Parallax 347
106% 334 fps
MRender 206
Gravity 313
Splatting 213
106% 244 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 106%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$81
63GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 413
Mixed 416
100% 448 MB/s
4K Read 48.5
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 45.1
190% 68 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 281
DQ Mixed 108
141% 257 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 118%
Great: 114%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
628GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
98.1% Outstanding
Read 192
Write 149
Mixed 128
117% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 5.36
4K Mixed 0.61
192% 2.19 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 98.1%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
76.9% Very good
MC Read 28.6
MC Write 30.2
MC Mixed 22.5
77% 27.1 GB/s
SC Read 15.9
SC Write 27.8
SC Mixed 22.7
63% 22.1 GB/s
Latency 56.7
71% 56.7 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 88%
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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 1,861 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus Z170-E

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $848
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