Asus Z170-E

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics104% 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 Drive78% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus Z170-E  (all builds)
Memory1.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 23 '22 at 17:53
Run Duration153 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 20%
Watch Gameplay: 2070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700K-$365
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
75.3% Very good
Memory 84.1
1-Core 125
2-Core 171
78% 127 Pts
4-Core 358
8-Core 627
62% 493 Pts
64-Core 624
42% 624 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 516.94
Performing below potential (49th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
104% Outstanding
Lighting 127
Reflection 112
Parallax 142
102% 127 fps
MRender 177
Gravity 124
Splatting 103
106% 135 fps
Poor: 95%
This bench: 104%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX200 240GB-$150
35GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01.4
SusWrite @10s intervals: 144 125 53 52 50 38 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
78% Very good
Read 403
Write 54.6
Mixed 360
SusWrite 77
49% 224 MB/s
4K Read 27.5
4K Write 85.4
4K Mixed 40.8
139% 51.2 MB/s
DQ Read 294
DQ Write 329
DQ Mixed 241
201% 288 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 78%
Great: 91%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$40
435GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 89 88 89 88 86 85 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
49.1% Average
Read 83.1
Write 84.4
Mixed 62
SusWrite 87.5
58% 79.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
166% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 49.1%
Great: 69%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$31
624GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 154 154 154 154 156 155 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
84.1% Excellent
Read 139
Write 145
Mixed 71
SusWrite 154
93% 127 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
135% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 84.1%
Great: 112%
Samsung S2 Portable 3 1TB
470GB free, PID 60a8
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 35 35 34 35 35 35 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
12.8% Very poor
Read 24.3
Write 31.3
Mixed 19.7
SusWrite 34.8
38% 27.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.5
36% 0.5 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 12.8%
Great: 39%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x4GB-$40
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
65.1% Good
MC Read 25.4
MC Write 25.7
MC Mixed 20.3
68% 23.8 GB/s
SC Read 11.5
SC Write 16.9
SC Mixed 18
44% 15.5 GB/s
Latency 73.3
55% 73.3 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 65.1%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 47: 6R 4G 5B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
47% 38% 40 178 9 60 27" 2560 1440 AUS2700 PA278QV
Typical Z170-E Builds (Compare 940 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z170-E

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $512
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