ASUS Sabertooth Z170 S (LGA1151) Motherboard Review

Networking Performance


LAN Speed Test Lite

The Sabertooth Z170 S’ Intel I129V network interface provides a very consistent and reliable connection.

Passmark Performance Test 8 – Ethernet

Here we can see the motherboard scores very highly in UDP testing and attains an impressive TCP result.

Passmark Performance Test 8 – CPU Work Load

The CPU load during TCP testing remains extremely low and impressed me a great deal. Even though the UDP CPU utilization could be better, it’s far from being problematic and could easily reduce with additional benchmark runs.