Asus Z170-E

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 103%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics56.9% 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)
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)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160324
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 09 '19 at 05:19
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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-$226
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
103% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 139
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 507
QC Float 581
QC Mixed 541
123% 543 Pts
MC Int 520
MC Float 572
MC Mixed 542
82% 545 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 103%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-6GB-$340
CLim: 2265 MHz, MLim: 3885 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (153 fps cap detected)
56.9% Above average
Lighting 153
Reflection 154
Parallax 153
47% 153 fps
MRender 153
Gravity 152
Splatting 153
64% 153 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 56.9%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
75GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,448
Write 1,450
Mixed 745
270% 1,214 MB/s
4K Read 41.4
4K Write 177
4K Mixed 54.9
227% 91.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,143
DQ Write 1,284
DQ Mixed 843
737% 1,090 MB/s
Poor: 149% Great: 240%
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$33
48GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 333 337 323 344 341 342 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
83.1% Excellent
Read 449
Write 345
Mixed 247
SusWrite 337
77% 345 MB/s
4K Read 23.3
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 14.6
116% 51.5 MB/s
DQ Read 215
DQ Write 302
DQ Mixed 87.2
114% 201 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 83.1%
Great: 87%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$30
401GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 134 149 155 156 157 157 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
95.6% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 149
Mixed 35.7
SusWrite 151
94% 130 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.5
124% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 95.6%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$70
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
98.9% Outstanding
MC Read 36.8
MC Write 39
MC Mixed 29.2
100% 35 GB/s
SC Read 22
SC Write 37.1
SC Mixed 30.6
85% 29.9 GB/s
Latency 51.9
77% 51.9 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 98.9%
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 4,044 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
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Desktop
Desktop 79%
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Workstation
Workstation 53%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170-E

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $800
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