Asus Z170-E

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 89.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
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 Drive107% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus Z170-E  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160627
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateDec 08 '19 at 16:36
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU 16%
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 PC Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$270
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
89.9% Excellent
Memory 94.5
1-Core 114
2-Core 260
89% 156 Pts
4-Core 460
8-Core 676
73% 568 Pts
64-Core 673
45% 673 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 89.9%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.41
Performing below potential (50th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
106% Outstanding
Lighting 134
Reflection 145
Parallax 136
111% 138 fps
MRender 112
Gravity 134
Splatting 107
68% 118 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 106%
Great: 118%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$53
420GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 464 459 448 427 347 281 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 458
Write 421
Mixed 416
SusWrite 404
96% 425 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 81.5
4K Mixed 49.1
153% 53.8 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 239
208% 311 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 107%
Great: 130%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$82
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 191 188 189 191 193 192 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 206
Write 186
Mixed 85.7
SusWrite 191
122% 167 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 114%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$299
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
85.4% Excellent
MC Read 31.2
MC Write 32.4
MC Mixed 26.3
86% 30 GB/s
SC Read 19.8
SC Write 33.8
SC Mixed 26.5
76% 26.7 GB/s
Latency 58.6
68% 58.6 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 85.4%
Great: 88%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z170-E Builds (Compare 1,780 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus Z170-E

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $647
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