Asus Z170-E

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 78%
Workstation 48%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 84%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics101% 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 Drive94.2% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Very high background CPU (41%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
4 days ago, 4 days ago.
MotherboardAsus Z170-E  (all builds)
Memory5.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171227
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 03:57
Run Duration85 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 41%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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-$224
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
84% Excellent
SC Int 119
SC Float 127
SC Mixed 121
98% 122 Pts
QC Int 430
QC Float 468
QC Mixed 424
100% 440 Pts
MC Int 456
MC Float 498
MC Mixed 466
71% 473 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 84%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$447
PNY(196E 11A0) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Lighting 314
Reflection 295
Parallax 313
97% 308 fps
MRender 207
Gravity 290
Splatting 229
104% 242 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 101%
Great: 111%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
47GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
94.2% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 364
Mixed 392
94% 423 MB/s
4K Read 41.9
4K Write 82.9
4K Mixed 25.7
140% 50.1 MB/s
DQ Read 255
DQ Write 201
DQ Mixed 25.9
74% 161 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 94.2%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS4G4D240FSB.8FBD 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
81.4% Excellent
MC Read 30.7
MC Write 32.2
MC Mixed 25.1
84% 29.3 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 27.6
SC Mixed 22.1
63% 22.1 GB/s
Latency 62.9
64% 62.9 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 81.4%
Great: 92%
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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 2,544 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 54%

Motherboard: Asus Z170-E

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $929
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