Asus SABERTOOTH Z170 S

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 64.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics66.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive64% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Very high background CPU (57%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z170 S  (all builds)
Memory21.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171227
Uptime1.4 Days
Run DateNov 24 '18 at 10:03
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 57%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700K-$298
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
64.2% Good
1-Core 106
2-Core 211
74% 158 Pts
4-Core 322
8-Core 487
52% 404 Pts
64-Core 597
40% 597 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 64.2%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 416.94
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
66.9% Good
Lighting 216
Reflection 265
Parallax 258
57% 246 fps
MRender 179
Gravity 246
Splatting 190
68% 205 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 66.9%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 250GB-$100
56GB free
Firmware: MAT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 313 50 50 55 50 50 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
97.8% Outstanding
Read 478
Write 453
Mixed 320
SusWrite 94.9
75% 336 MB/s
4K Read 39.8
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 52.4
183% 65.7 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 337
260% 355 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 97.8%
Great: 117%
SanDisk Z400s 128GB-$87
41GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z2333000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 164 165 171 169 168 169 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
64% Good
Read 438
Write 161
Mixed 163
SusWrite 168
51% 232 MB/s
4K Read 24.4
4K Write 93.9
4K Mixed 12.6
103% 43.6 MB/s
DQ Read 158
DQ Write 152
DQ Mixed 74.5
78% 128 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 64%
Great: 72%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$43
509GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 125 115 124 115 128 113 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
77.6% Very good
Read 150
Write 116
Mixed 24.7
SusWrite 120
74% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.7
133% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 77.6%
Great: 107%
WD 5000AAC External 500GB
350GB free, PID 0910
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 42 42 42 42 42 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
21.7% Poor
Read 37.2
Write 41
Mixed 27.5
SusWrite 41.7
50% 36.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.7
104% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 21.7%
Great: 22%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMU32GX4M4A2666C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
67.1% Good
MC Read 24.2
MC Write 27
MC Mixed 22
70% 24.4 GB/s
SC Read 10
SC Write 23.4
SC Mixed 16.3
47% 16.6 GB/s
Latency 71.1
56% 71.1 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 67.1%
Great: 113%
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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 S Builds (Compare 2,301 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z170 S - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,025
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