Asus Z170-E

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
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 94.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics71.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive43% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (30%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170-E  (all builds)
Memory11.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160324
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 02:53
Run Duration153 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 30%

 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 i5-6600K-$230
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
94.5% Outstanding
SC Int 130
SC Float 139
SC Mixed 134
108% 134 Pts
QC Int 490
QC Float 527
QC Mixed 484
113% 500 Pts
MC Int 494
MC Float 522
MC Mixed 499
76% 505 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 94.5%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$260
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
71.3% Very good
Lighting 224
Reflection 196
Parallax 211
68% 210 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 205
Splatting 165
74% 173 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 71.3%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$95
188GB free
Firmware: 605ABBF2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
76.8% Very good
Read 500
Write 239
Mixed 277
74% 339 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 14.2
115% 49.5 MB/s
DQ Read 170
DQ Write 252
DQ Mixed 60.2
88% 161 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 84%
Kingston SSDNow V+200 Series 90GB-$90
54GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 332ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
43% Average
Read 189
Write 81.4
Mixed 99.8
27% 123 MB/s
4K Read 21.6
4K Write 84
4K Mixed 10.5
91% 38.7 MB/s
DQ Read 129
DQ Write 84.2
DQ Mixed 26.3
41% 79.8 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 43%
Great: 45%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$85
654GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
75.4% Very good
Read 146
Write 116
Mixed 127
98% 130 MB/s
4K Read 1.11
4K Write 2.21
4K Mixed 0.33
124% 1.22 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 75.4%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB-$215
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2197 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
75.3% Very good
MC Read 25.5
MC Write 28.6
MC Mixed 24.5
75% 26.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.5
SC Write 28.9
SC Mixed 23.8
68% 23.7 GB/s
Latency 60.8
66% 60.8 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 87%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

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Desktop
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Workstation
Workstation 54%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170-E

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $809
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