Asus Z170-E

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 89%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 116%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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. 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 83.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics89.3% 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 Drive190% 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.
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 Z170-E  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160324
Uptime9 Days
Run DateMay 31 '19 at 05:30
Run Duration176 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-6600K-$210
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
83.6% Excellent
1-Core 139
2-Core 276
98% 207 Pts
4-Core 528
8-Core 512
71% 520 Pts
64-Core 419
28% 419 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 83.6%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-6GB-$340
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3900 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 425.31
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
89.3% Excellent
Lighting 354
Reflection 294
Parallax 380
93% 342 fps
MRender 312
Gravity 305
Splatting 186
85% 267 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 92%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
98GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 509 261 260 259 258 254 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
190% Outstanding
Read 1,547
Write 1455
Mixed 486
SusWrite 300
210% 947 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 176
4K Mixed 41.7
195% 83.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,076
DQ Write 1,250
DQ Mixed 915
758% 1,080 MB/s
Poor: 149%
This bench: 190%
Great: 237%
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$34
48GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 238 351 351 348 347 344 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
76.5% Very good
Read 437
Write 347
Mixed 245
SusWrite 330
76% 340 MB/s
4K Read 20.7
4K Write 90.6
4K Mixed 14
97% 41.8 MB/s
DQ Read 189
DQ Write 301
DQ Mixed 85.3
110% 192 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 76.5%
Great: 85%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$37
305GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 163 162 163 165 165 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
83.6% Excellent
Read 130
Write 95.5
Mixed 26.2
SusWrite 162
75% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
142% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 83.6%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$78
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
97.6% Outstanding
MC Read 36.3
MC Write 38.3
MC Mixed 29.1
99% 34.6 GB/s
SC Read 21.6
SC Write 36.8
SC Mixed 29.9
84% 29.4 GB/s
Latency 52.4
76% 52.4 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 97.6%
Great: 105%
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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 Z170-E Builds (Compare 4,219 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus Z170-E

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $774
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HDDRAMUSB
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