Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 90.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics132% 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 Drive57.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateJul 28 '17 at 11:33
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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-$322
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
90.9% Outstanding
SC Int 126
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 129
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 482
QC Float 511
QC Mixed 440
108% 478 Pts
MC Int 651
MC Float 615
MC Mixed 700
98% 655 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 90.9%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$478
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
132% Outstanding
Lighting 438
Reflection 386
Parallax 410
132% 412 fps
MRender 240
Gravity 411
Splatting 249
131% 300 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 132%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$65
34GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 603ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
57.9% Above average
Read 440
Write 117
Mixed 157
52% 238 MB/s
4K Read 22
4K Write 91.8
4K Mixed 13.8
100% 42.6 MB/s
DQ Read 80.5
DQ Write 120
DQ Mixed 7.27
32% 69.3 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 57.9%
Great: 71%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$48
809GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 182
Mixed 164
131% 174 MB/s
4K Read 1.02
4K Write 1.65
4K Mixed 0.31
108% 1 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 102%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x4GB-$95
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
41.6% Average
MC Read 14.5
MC Write 14.4
MC Mixed 11.8
39% 13.6 GB/s
SC Read 9.7
SC Write 14.5
SC Mixed 13.9
36% 12.7 GB/s
Latency 60.3
66% 60.3 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 41.6%
Great: 82%
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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 12,634 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $280

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 104% - Outstanding Total price: $1,338
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