Asus Z170-E

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
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 86.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics99.6% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive80.5% 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.
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 (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus Z170-E  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160627
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 04:56
Run Duration115 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 i5-6600K-$200
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
86.8% Excellent
SC Int 124
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 126
101% 127 Pts
QC Int 490
QC Float 487
QC Mixed 433
107% 470 Pts
MC Int 478
MC Float 523
MC Mixed 505
75% 502 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 86.8%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$370
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
99.6% Outstanding
Lighting 302
Reflection 287
Parallax 339
98% 310 fps
MRender 200
Gravity 282
Splatting 226
101% 236 fps
Poor: 78%
This bench: 99.6%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$108
406GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
80.5% Excellent
Read 495
Write 247
Mixed 314
78% 352 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 82.8
4K Mixed 20.7
115% 44.4 MB/s
DQ Read 329
DQ Write 202
DQ Mixed 54.6
98% 195 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 128%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$39
869GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 174
Mixed 164
130% 173 MB/s
4K Read 1.22
4K Write 2.59
4K Mixed 0.36
139% 1.39 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 102%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (24th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
72.4% Very good
MC Read 26.9
MC Write 28.6
MC Mixed 21.2
73% 25.6 GB/s
SC Read 16.3
SC Write 26.9
SC Mixed 21
61% 21.4 GB/s
Latency 65.4
61% 65.4 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 72.4%
Great: 89%
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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 3,229 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus Z170-E

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $809
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