Asus Z170M-E D3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 88.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive200% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170M-E D3  (all builds)
Memory24.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180222
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 03:27
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (46th 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-$290
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
88.2% Excellent
SC Int 112
SC Float 84.3
SC Mixed 116
83% 104 Pts
QC Int 401
QC Float 459
QC Mixed 443
98% 434 Pts
MC Int 630
MC Float 757
MC Mixed 690
103% 692 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$799
MSI(1462 3607) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 391.35
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Poor: 60% Great: 178%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$120
66GB free
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
200% Outstanding
Read 1,772
Write 1,151
Mixed 1,247
308% 1,390 MB/s
4K Read 38
4K Write 91.5
4K Mixed 39.6
157% 56.4 MB/s
DQ Read 303
DQ Write 185
DQ Mixed 116
121% 201 MB/s
Poor: 170%
This bench: 200%
Great: 262%
WD Blue 3TB (2015)-$90
2.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
67.8% Good
Read 150
Write 85.8
Mixed 123
90% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.72
4K Write 1.83
4K Mixed 0.26
93% 0.94 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 67.8%
Great: 97%
HGST Ultrastar He8 Helium 8TB-$230
536GB free
Firmware: A4MST7JF Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 185
Mixed 175
136% 181 MB/s
4K Read 0.96
4K Write 1.65
4K Mixed 0.54
130% 1.05 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 106%
Great: 110%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$50
427GB free
Firmware: CC4C Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
85.1% Excellent
Read 149
Write 148
Mixed 134
108% 144 MB/s
4K Read 1.09
4K Write 1.41
4K Mixed 0.43
119% 0.98 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C11 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
68.2% Good
MC Read 24.2
MC Write 25
MC Mixed 21
67% 23.4 GB/s
SC Read 18
SC Write 26.9
SC Mixed 23.1
65% 22.7 GB/s
Latency 63.8
63% 63.8 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 68.2%
Great: 69%
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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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Motherboard: Asus Z170M-E D3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $635
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