Asus SABERTOOTH Z170 MARK 1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 134%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 101%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics22.4% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive265% 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.
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 SABERTOOTH Z170 MARK 1  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170630
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 21:47
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
101% Outstanding
SC Int 142
SC Float 147
SC Mixed 145
116% 145 Pts
QC Int 502
QC Float 509
QC Mixed 488
113% 500 Pts
MC Int 709
MC Float 795
MC Mixed 764
113% 756 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 101%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.43
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (60 fps cap detected)
22.4% Poor
Lighting 60
Reflection 60
Parallax 60
19% 60 fps
MRender 60
Gravity 60
Splatting 60
25% 60 fps
Poor: 77%
This bench: 22.4%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme INTEL SSDPE2MW01 1TB
554GB free
Firmware: 01H0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
265% Outstanding
Read 2,390
Write 1,194
Mixed 1,580
380% 1,721 MB/s
4K Read 38.9
4K Write 217
4K Mixed 50
238% 102 MB/s
DQ Read 682
DQ Write 474
DQ Mixed 240
271% 465 MB/s
Poor: 182%
This bench: 265%
Great: 273%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$49
121GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
56.5% Above average
Read 95.4
Write 102
Mixed 97.1
74% 98.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.22
4K Write 0.96
4K Mixed 0.18
48% 0.46 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 56.5%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3091 MHz
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
96.2% Outstanding
MC Read 36.2
MC Write 37.4
MC Mixed 28.2
97% 33.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 38.1
SC Mixed 30.2
82% 28.6 GB/s
Latency 49.5
81% 49.5 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 96.2%
Great: 102%
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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 1,036 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z170 MARK 1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,180
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