Asus Z170M-E D3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 96.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics53.3% 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 Drive85.5% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170M-E D3  (all builds)
Memory10 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150827
Uptime1 Days
Run DateFeb 12 '19 at 03:29
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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-$237
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
96.1% Outstanding
SC Int 126
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 134
108% 135 Pts
QC Int 464
QC Float 527
QC Mixed 496
112% 496 Pts
MC Int 465
MC Float 551
MC Mixed 500
76% 505 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 96.1%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (143 fps cap detected)
53.3% Above average
Lighting 143
Reflection 143
Parallax 143
44% 143 fps
MRender 143
Gravity 143
Splatting 143
60% 143 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 53.3%
Great: 174%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial M500 240GB-$56
117GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 214 129 129 130 128 126 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
85.5% Excellent
Read 442
Write 271
Mixed 304
SusWrite 142
64% 290 MB/s
4K Read 26.7
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 38.8
152% 60.7 MB/s
DQ Read 314
DQ Write 258
DQ Mixed 183
165% 252 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 91%
WD Blue 1TB (2010)-$55
382GB free
Firmware: 19.01H19
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 112 110 114 114 114 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
64.5% Good
Read 112
Write 116
Mixed 80.3
SusWrite 113
78% 105 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.8
169% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 64.5%
Great: 73%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$75
3TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 155 160 162 169 159 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
68.8% Good
Read 80
Write 110
Mixed 62.7
SusWrite 159
75% 103 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 0.6
211% 2.3 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 68.8%
Great: 91%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
60.1% Good
MC Read 21.1
MC Write 21.7
MC Mixed 19.4
59% 20.7 GB/s
SC Read 14.8
SC Write 21.9
SC Mixed 19
53% 18.6 GB/s
Latency 65.8
61% 65.8 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 60.1%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds (explanation by AdoredTV).

Typical Z170M-E D3 Builds (Compare 383 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 90%
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Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus Z170M-E D3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 103% - Outstanding Total price: $628
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