While all water blocks performed well with both the stock and overclocked Haswell-E configurations, the Koolance blocks had the best overall performance with the previous generation CPU-360 block outperforming everything. The Swiftech Apogee...
ASUS X99-A with Koolance CPU-360 water block
ASUS X99-A with Koolance CPU-380i water block
Outer block design
Memory Overclock Speed Testing
The memory overclock speed testing was conducted with all board settings at stock speeds with the exception of the memory speeds. System stability was validated over an 8 hour period with the AIDA64 stability test in...
SiSoft Sandra 2015 SP2b
At 2133MHz stock speeds, the Vengeance LPX DDR4-3200 modules matched performance with the other tested modules. The bandwidth...
To verify that the memory modules operate as advertised, the memory kit was run through our standard benchmark suite. In most cases, the results are presented for the memory under review as well as a...
Courtesy of Corsair
Courtesy of ASUS
The Z170-A motherboard is among initial offerings from ASUS' channel line of Intel Z170 chipset board line. The board features ASUS' new Channel line aesthetics,...