Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 90.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics140% 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 Drive80.8% 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.
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.
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory9.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display4096 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171226
Uptime2.1 Days
Run DateFeb 15 '18 at 11:09
Run Duration169 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (46th 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-$342
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
SC Int 137
SC Float 137
SC Mixed 131
108% 135 Pts
QC Int 418
QC Float 454
QC Mixed 435
99% 436 Pts
MC Int 631
MC Float 682
MC Mixed 672
99% 662 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$457
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2640 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
140% Outstanding
Lighting 466
Reflection 404
Parallax 434
140% 434 fps
MRender 255
Gravity 437
Splatting 260
139% 317 fps
Poor: 98%
This bench: 140%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 500GB
85GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
80.8% Excellent
Read 485
Write 269
Mixed 270
75% 342 MB/s
4K Read 39.9
4K Write 53.7
4K Mixed 20.6
115% 38.1 MB/s
DQ Read 318
DQ Write 187
DQ Mixed 52
92% 186 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 125%
Seagate BUP Fast HDD 4TB
1TB free
Firmware: 9409
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
96% Outstanding
Read 223
Write 110
Mixed 170
126% 168 MB/s
4K Read 0.87
4K Write 6.96
4K Mixed 0.52
223% 2.78 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 96%
Great: 107%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$59
401GB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
72.2% Very good
Read 132
Write 120
Mixed 107
90% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.11
59% 0.65 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 72.2%
Great: 110%
Seagate BUP Slim BK 2TB
354GB free
Firmware: 0302
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
45.9% Average
Read 72.3
Write 87.4
Mixed 87
62% 82.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.35
4K Write 1.54
4K Mixed 0.3
76% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 45.9%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$159
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
57.4% Above average
MC Read 20.5
MC Write 19.9
MC Mixed 16.6
54% 19 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 20.5
SC Mixed 18.5
53% 18.5 GB/s
Latency 52.5
76% 52.5 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 57.4%
Great: 108%
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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 13,714 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $280

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 106% - Outstanding Total price: $1,338
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