Asus SABERTOOTH Z170 S

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 100%, 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 Drive45.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z170 S  (all builds)
Memory29.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160107
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 11:41
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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 i7-6700K-$278
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
100% Outstanding
SC Int 129
SC Float 135
SC Mixed 131
105% 132 Pts
QC Int 480
QC Float 510
QC Mixed 512
114% 501 Pts
MC Int 656
MC Float 744
MC Mixed 708
105% 703 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 100%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$770
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing below potential (6th 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 144
Splatting 143
60% 143 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 53.3%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Trion 100 480GB-$139
35GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM11.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
45.1% Average
Read 500
Write 5.54
Mixed 216
52% 241 MB/s
4K Read 28.4
4K Write 55
4K Mixed 7.39
82% 30.2 MB/s
DQ Read 29.1
DQ Write 57.3
DQ Mixed 7.09
16% 31.1 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 45.1%
Great: 79%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$70
16GB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
87.7% Excellent
Read 156
Write 150
Mixed 147
114% 151 MB/s
4K Read 0.38
4K Write 1.57
4K Mixed 0.17
64% 0.71 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 87.7%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS16G4D240FSC.16FAD 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
84.1% Excellent
MC Read 30.6
MC Write 31.8
MC Mixed 26.6
85% 29.7 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 33.4
SC Mixed 26.5
75% 26.2 GB/s
Latency 62.6
64% 62.6 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 84.1%
Great: 85%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SABERTOOTH Z170 S Builds (Compare 1,415 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z170 S - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $1,023
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