Asus SABERTOOTH Z170 MARK 1

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 94.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics43.8% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive85.4% 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.
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.
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z170 MARK 1  (all builds)
Memory24.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 01 '18 at 16:26
Run Duration337 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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-$307
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
94.8% Outstanding
SC Int 126
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 130
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 441
QC Float 466
QC Mixed 472
104% 459 Pts
MC Int 620
MC Float 721
MC Mixed 687
101% 676 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 94.8%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 670-$435
MSI(1462 2842) 2GB
CLim: 1306 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 397.31
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
43.8% Average
Lighting 117
Reflection 95.5
Parallax 151
40% 121 fps
MRender 103
Gravity 132
Splatting 86.3
47% 107 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 43.8%
Great: 44%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Avago MR9361-8i 1TB
516GB free
Firmware: 4.68
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Avago MR9361-8i 2TB
482GB free
Firmware: 4.68
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Avago MR9361-8i 268GB
250GB free
Firmware: 4.68
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Avago MR9361-8i 107GB
55GB free
Firmware: 4.68
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$249
48GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
85.4% Excellent
Read 378
Write 394
Mixed 383
86% 385 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 69.5
4K Mixed 30.5
122% 43.4 MB/s
DQ Read 253
DQ Write 161
DQ Mixed 116
111% 177 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 85.4%
Great: 126%
Sony Micro Vault Mach USB 3.0 16GB-$42
14GB free, PID 05b9
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
34.9% Below average
Read 206
Write 7.7
Mixed 10.9
55% 75 MB/s
4K Read 13.3
4K Write 0.03
4K Mixed 0.05
52% 4.47 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 34.9%
Great: 43%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2800 C16 4x8GB-$350
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (28th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
74.5% Very good
MC Read 26.1
MC Write 28.2
MC Mixed 23.3
74% 25.9 GB/s
SC Read 18.5
SC Write 30.4
SC Mixed 24.8
70% 24.6 GB/s
Latency 66
61% 66 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 122%
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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 1,571 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z170 MARK 1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 103% - Outstanding Total price: $1,052
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HDDRAMUSB
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