Asus Z170-E

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 108%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics76.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive114% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z170-E  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 10 '18 at 20:47
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th 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 i7-7700K-$349
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
108% Outstanding
SC Int 145
SC Float 158
SC Mixed 153
122% 152 Pts
QC Int 509
QC Float 520
QC Mixed 529
118% 519 Pts
MC Int 734
MC Float 874
MC Mixed 806
120% 805 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 108%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 416.94
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
76.7% Very good
Lighting 241
Reflection 218
Parallax 236
74% 232 fps
MRender 169
Gravity 222
Splatting 154
79% 182 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 84%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 480GB
198GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 426 448 477 515 453 424 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 526
Write 320
Mixed 365
SusWrite 457
93% 417 MB/s
4K Read 36.7
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 41.4
164% 60.7 MB/s
DQ Read 295
DQ Write 398
DQ Mixed 244
213% 313 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 114%
Great: 197%
WD Red 2TB (2012)-$75
437GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 126 135 131 132 132 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
59.8% Above average
Read 77.8
Write 73.7
Mixed 30.4
SusWrite 131
57% 78.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.3
78% 0.53 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 59.8%
Great: 87%
Toshiba X300 5TB-$130
4TB free
Firmware: FP2A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 196 193 199 198 195 201 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 186
Write 191
Mixed 62.1
SusWrite 197
115% 159 MB/s
4K Read 2.6
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.1
275% 2.03 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 110%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX2133C14D4/4G GEIL CL16-16-16 D4-2400 KHX2133C14D4/4G GEIL CL16-16-16 D4-2400 16GB
2133, 2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
76.3% Very good
MC Read 27.3
MC Write 28.8
MC Mixed 23.4
76% 26.5 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 29.2
SC Mixed 25.4
70% 24.6 GB/s
Latency 61.3
65% 61.3 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 76.3%
Great: 82%
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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 3,507 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: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $777
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