Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 80.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics105% 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 Drive33.7% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
Very high background CPU (63%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161208
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 11 '17 at 04:04
Run Duration160 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 63%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th 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-$314
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
80.5% Excellent
SC Int 119
SC Float 133
SC Mixed 127
101% 126 Pts
QC Int 256
QC Float 366
QC Mixed 375
75% 332 Pts
MC Int 539
MC Float 636
MC Mixed 552
86% 576 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 381.65
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Lighting 330
Reflection 304
Parallax 317
101% 317 fps
MRender 206
Gravity 308
Splatting 238
108% 250 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 105%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$84
53GB free
Firmware: Z32070RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
62.9% Good
Read 503
Write 77.9
Mixed 287
63% 289 MB/s
4K Read 24.5
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 6.44
103% 46.4 MB/s
DQ Read 165
DQ Write 273
DQ Mixed 3.8
64% 147 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 62.9%
Great: 84%
Adata SP900 64GB
8GB free
Firmware: 5.2.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port
33.7% Below average
Read 252
Write 55.1
Mixed 92.1
29% 133 MB/s
4K Read 15.5
4K Write 49.4
4K Mixed 9.6
62% 24.8 MB/s
DQ Read 45.5
DQ Write 58.9
DQ Mixed 7.13
18% 37.2 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 33.7%
Great: 54%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$41
546GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
80.7% Excellent
Read 137
Write 144
Mixed 130
103% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.57
4K Mixed 0.18
69% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 103%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$176
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
53.7% Above average
MC Read 19.5
MC Write 18.8
MC Mixed 15.4
51% 17.9 GB/s
SC Read 15.6
SC Write 18.4
SC Mixed 15.6
47% 16.5 GB/s
Latency 54.6
73% 54.6 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 53.7%
Great: 103%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical STRIX Z270E GAMING Builds (Compare 5,496 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $1,199
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Intel Core i7-7700K $297Nvidia GTX 1070 $410Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $97
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Intel Core i5-7600K $220Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $265Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $150
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $724SanDisk Extreme 64GB $33
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $77Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $152SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $56HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $141SanDisk Extreme 16GB $20
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