Asus SABERTOOTH Z170 MARK 1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 105%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics58.7% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive116% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
2 months ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z170 MARK 1  (all builds)
Memory5.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160324
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 07:13
Run Duration362 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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-$259
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
105% Outstanding
SC Int 132
SC Float 141
SC Mixed 136
109% 136 Pts
QC Int 520
QC Float 559
QC Mixed 541
122% 540 Pts
MC Int 674
MC Float 781
MC Mixed 730
109% 728 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 105%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$265
MSI(1462 809E) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1266 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
58.7% Above average
Lighting 160
Reflection 173
Parallax 230
57% 188 fps
MRender 137
Gravity 158
Splatting 124
60% 140 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 58.7%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
370GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 498
Write 400
Mixed 414
97% 437 MB/s
4K Read 42.2
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 50.8
184% 65.9 MB/s
DQ Read 373
DQ Write 271
DQ Mixed 128
148% 257 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 116%
Great: 116%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$73
394GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
80.9% Excellent
Read 142
Write 139
Mixed 140
106% 141 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 2.58
4K Mixed 0.28
98% 1.11 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 80.9%
Great: 105%
SanDisk Ultra Fit USB 3.0 32GB-$10
27GB free, PID 5583
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
15.7% Very poor
Read 36.3
Write 14.8
Mixed 17.1
25% 22.7 MB/s
4K Read 5.69
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.86
115% 2.82 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 15.7%
Great: 40%
SanDisk Cruzer Blade 8GB
7GB free, PID 5567
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
8.52% Terrible
Read 21.1
Write 3.83
Mixed 6.43
10% 10.4 MB/s
4K Read 5.76
4K Write 1.07
4K Mixed 1.5
109% 2.78 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 8.52%
Great: 13%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Patriot PSD44G213381 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
74% Very good
MC Read 28
MC Write 28.2
MC Mixed 20.5
73% 25.6 GB/s
SC Read 18.6
SC Write 29.3
SC Mixed 23.2
68% 23.7 GB/s
Latency 59.1
68% 59.1 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 74%
Great: 77%
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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 1,043 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z170 MARK 1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $1,014
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