Asus Z170-E

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 132%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 90.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics106% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive273% 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.
MotherboardAsus Z170-E  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime2.8 Days
Run DateOct 07 '19 at 21:44
Run Duration254 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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-$275
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
90.8% Outstanding
1-Core 130
2-Core 260
92% 195 Pts
4-Core 520
8-Core 696
80% 608 Pts
64-Core 690
46% 690 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 90.8%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
106% Outstanding
Lighting 426
Reflection 378
Parallax 434
110% 413 fps
MRender 239
Gravity 414
Splatting 249
100% 301 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 106%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB (2018)-$92
384GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 101140WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1250 845 855 855 858 856 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
273% Outstanding
Read 1,930
Write 2188
Mixed 1,694
SusWrite 920
378% 1,683 MB/s
4K Read 49.8
4K Write 188
4K Mixed 76.4
273% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 1,356
DQ Write 1,154
DQ Mixed 1,232
929% 1,248 MB/s
Poor: 158%
This bench: 273%
Great: 276%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$107
0GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 509
Write 495
Mixed 406
105% 470 MB/s
4K Read 48.7
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 67.5
230% 82.5 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 362
272% 363 MB/s
Poor: 78% Great: 135%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$107
36GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 491 488 484 488 481 163 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
132% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 490
Mixed 412
SusWrite 432
104% 460 MB/s
4K Read 46.8
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 65.8
223% 80.3 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 359
270% 362 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 132%
Great: 135%
Samsung 840 Pro 128GB-$160
43GB free
Firmware: DXM05B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 359 357 359 358 360 332 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 495
Write 343
Mixed 304
SusWrite 354
84% 374 MB/s
4K Read 37.5
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 43.8
176% 66.5 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 135
158% 274 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 110%
Great: 109%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$69
122GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 99 100 100 101 101 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
62.3% Good
Read 116
Write 117
Mixed 73.5
SusWrite 100
75% 102 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
214% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 62.3%
Great: 106%
Toshiba HDWF180 8TB
7.5TB free
Firmware: GX0B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 242 237 220 240 241 233 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
138% Outstanding
Read 242
Write 246
Mixed 108
SusWrite 235
152% 208 MB/s
4K Read 2.7
4K Write 6.5
4K Mixed 0.8
322% 3.33 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 138%
Great: 136%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Patriot 2666 C15 Series 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
76.9% Very good
MC Read 28.2
MC Write 29.1
MC Mixed 23.3
77% 26.9 GB/s
SC Read 18
SC Write 30.1
SC Mixed 24.9
70% 24.3 GB/s
Latency 63
64% 63 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 95%
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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 4,606 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
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Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 44%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170-E

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $714
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