Asus SABERTOOTH Z170 S

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 92.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics128% 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 Drive90.9% 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.
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.
Very high background CPU (35%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus SABERTOOTH Z170 S  (all builds)
Memory23.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160128
Uptime4.3 Days
Run DateAug 22 '16 at 01:57
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 35%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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-$313
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
92.6% Outstanding
SC Int 136
SC Float 138
SC Mixed 134
109% 136 Pts
QC Int 439
QC Float 449
QC Mixed 450
101% 446 Pts
MC Int 678
MC Float 759
MC Mixed 668
105% 702 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 92.6%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$54
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver. 10.18.13.6881
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
128% Outstanding
Lighting 407
Reflection 393
Parallax 432
129% 410 fps
MRender 242
Gravity 390
Splatting 248
128% 294 fps
Poor: 95%
This bench: 128%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$158
76GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
90.9% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 344
Mixed 345
88% 398 MB/s
4K Read 40.2
4K Write 69.4
4K Mixed 26
131% 45.2 MB/s
DQ Read 287
DQ Write 205
DQ Mixed 73.5
102% 189 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 90.9%
Great: 97%
Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB-$115
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC32 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
63.5% Good
Read 108
Write 114
Mixed 95.2
79% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 0.85
4K Mixed 0.43
76% 0.53 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 63.5%
Great: 74%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport LT DDR4 2400 C16 4x8GB-$189
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
70.8% Very good
MC Read 24.5
MC Write 28
MC Mixed 23.5
72% 25.3 GB/s
SC Read 13.6
SC Write 27.5
SC Mixed 18.3
57% 19.8 GB/s
Latency 70.3
57% 70.3 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 70.8%
Great: 87%
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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 1,205 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z170 S - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,188
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