Asus SABERTOOTH Z170 MARK 1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 88.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics78.2% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive37.3% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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 (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
10 months ago, 10 months ago.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z170 MARK 1  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170630
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 14 '17 at 19:09
Run Duration305 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing below expectations (35th 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 i7-7700K-$329
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
88.4% Excellent
SC Int 122
SC Float 131
SC Mixed 134
103% 129 Pts
QC Int 432
QC Float 452
QC Mixed 411
98% 432 Pts
MC Int 646
MC Float 738
MC Mixed 694
104% 693 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 88.4%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 385.69
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
78.2% Very good
Lighting 243
Reflection 233
Parallax 237
75% 238 fps
MRender 172
Gravity 227
Splatting 163
81% 187 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 78.2%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$65
16GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 541ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
37.3% Below average
Read 159
Write 89
Mixed 100
26% 116 MB/s
4K Read 18.1
4K Write 67.9
4K Mixed 9.15
75% 31.7 MB/s
DQ Read 99.8
DQ Write 83
DQ Mixed 7.15
28% 63.3 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 37.3%
Great: 72%
WD Red Pro 6TB (2015)-$233
22.5TB free
Firmware: 0A83
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 79% Great: 120%
WD Red Pro 6TB (2015)-$233
22.5TB free
Firmware: 0A83
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 79% Great: 120%
WD Red Pro 6TB (2015)-$233
22.5TB free
Firmware: 0A83
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 79% Great: 120%
WD Red Pro 6TB (2015)-$233
22.5TB free
Firmware: 0A83
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 79% Great: 120%
Seagate ST6000VN0041-2EL11C 6TB
3.5TB free
Firmware: SC61 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 60% Great: 113%
Seagate ST6000VN0001-1SF17Z 6TB
930GB free
Firmware: AN02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
79.4% Very good
Read 145
Write 132
Mixed 114
98% 130 MB/s
4K Read 0.94
4K Write 2.37
4K Mixed 0.23
109% 1.18 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 119%
SanDisk Ultra Fit USB 3.0 16GB-$8
14GB free, PID 5583
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
10.6% Very poor
Read 35.7
Write 7.94
Mixed 6.25
16% 16.6 MB/s
4K Read 4.1
4K Write 0.88
4K Mixed 0.75
71% 1.91 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 10.6%
Great: 31%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 4x4GB-$185
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 37.1
MC Write 38.4
MC Mixed 31.6
102% 35.7 GB/s
SC Read 21.3
SC Write 41.1
SC Mixed 31.3
89% 31.2 GB/s
Latency 52.5
76% 52.5 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 101%
Great: 125%
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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 1,632 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 106%
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Desktop
Desktop 89%
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Workstation
Workstation 69%
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Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z170 MARK 1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 103% - Outstanding Total price: $1,063
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HDDRAMUSB
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