Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 91%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics124% 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 Drive117% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 22 '18 at 06:38
Run Duration182 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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 i7-7700K-$355
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
91% Outstanding
SC Int 124
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 128
102% 127 Pts
QC Int 400
QC Float 441
QC Mixed 438
97% 426 Pts
MC Int 691
MC Float 775
MC Mixed 750
110% 739 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 91%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.82
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
124% Outstanding
Lighting 386
Reflection 376
Parallax 402
121% 388 fps
MRender 236
Gravity 384
Splatting 241
126% 287 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 124%
Great: 139%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$80
322GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 385 277 274 273 256 253 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 467
Mixed 397
SusWrite 286
93% 416 MB/s
4K Read 33.9
4K Write 137
4K Mixed 60.1
201% 77.1 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 360
271% 363 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 117%
Great: 129%
OCZ Trion 100 120GB-$60
10GB free
Firmware: SAFM11.2
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 493
Write 418
Mixed 346
93% 419 MB/s
4K Read 21.4
4K Write 80.8
4K Mixed 38.1
124% 46.8 MB/s
DQ Read 352
DQ Write 146
DQ Mixed 168
146% 222 MB/s
Poor: 37% Great: 75%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
842GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 176 177 177 177 176 175 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 153
Mixed 95.5
SusWrite 176
113% 155 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.2
238% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 106%
Great: 106%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016)-$100
2.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 173 175 176 176 175 168 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
98.3% Outstanding
Read 169
Write 157
Mixed 73
SusWrite 174
104% 143 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
153% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 98.3%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2133 C15 2x8GB-$128
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
40.7% Average
MC Read 13.6
MC Write 14.1
MC Mixed 11.8
38% 13.2 GB/s
SC Read 11.8
SC Write 14.6
SC Mixed 14.8
39% 13.7 GB/s
Latency 66.6
60% 66.6 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 40.7%
Great: 79%
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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 13,002 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $549

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $1,611
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