Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 88.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics72.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive110% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161208
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 21 '18 at 05:36
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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 i5-7600K-$229
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
88.9% Excellent
SC Int 116
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 124
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 427
QC Float 508
QC Mixed 463
106% 466 Pts
MC Int 401
MC Float 449
MC Mixed 430
64% 427 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$250
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 416.94
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
72.3% Very good
Lighting 230
Reflection 198
Parallax 232
71% 220 fps
MRender 145
Gravity 207
Splatting 157
73% 170 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 72.3%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8000 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$130
52GB free (System drive)
Firmware: C2.1.3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 420 200 213 213 426 465 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 543
Write 729
Mixed 603
SusWrite 323
124% 550 MB/s
4K Read 29.3
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 49.2
170% 65.6 MB/s
DQ Read 342
DQ Write 380
DQ Mixed 375
279% 366 MB/s
Poor: 93%
This bench: 110%
Great: 162%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$55
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 197 197 197 197 199 201 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 203
Write 170
Mixed 82
SusWrite 198
119% 163 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 115%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$107
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
62.4% Good
MC Read 23.6
MC Write 24.5
MC Mixed 20.2
65% 22.8 GB/s
SC Read 12
SC Write 16.3
SC Mixed 16.6
43% 15 GB/s
Latency 75.7
53% 75.7 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 62.4%
Great: 110%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical STRIX Z270E GAMING Builds (Compare 18,216 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $1,253
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