Asus ROG STRIX Z370-E GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 122%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 101%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics160% 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.
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 (43%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z370-E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory9.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180702
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 11 '19 at 16:34
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 43%

 PC Performing below expectations (40th 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 i7-8700K-$368
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
101% Outstanding
SC Int 127
SC Float 137
SC Mixed 132
106% 132 Pts
QC Int 472
QC Float 497
QC Mixed 481
110% 483 Pts
MC Int 934
MC Float 1,103
MC Mixed 1,033
153% 1,023 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 101%
Great: 124%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 388.43
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
160% Outstanding
Lighting 524
Reflection 515
Parallax 556
166% 532 fps
MRender 263
Gravity 509
Splatting 280
155% 350 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 160%
Great: 176%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$28
10GB free (System drive)
Firmware: U21010RL
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 453
Write 392
Mixed 278
83% 374 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 19.8
124% 50.6 MB/s
DQ Read 176
DQ Write 300
DQ Mixed 111
120% 196 MB/s
Poor: 33% Great: 78%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$55
991GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 111 117 115 115 117 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
72.3% Very good
Read 138
Write 104
Mixed 80.3
SusWrite 114
80% 109 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
188% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 72.3%
Great: 87%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$59
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 175 181 178 181 181 180 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 185
Write 169
Mixed 81
SusWrite 179
112% 154 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
142% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 104%
Great: 117%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$160
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
66.4% Good
MC Read 26.2
MC Write 23.5
MC Mixed 20
66% 23.2 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 20
56% 19.5 GB/s
Latency 62.9
64% 62.9 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 66.4%
Great: 109%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical ROG STRIX Z370-E GAMING Builds (Compare 18,836 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 127%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 113%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z370-E GAMING - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $1,626
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Intel Core i7-8700K $368Nvidia GTX 1070 $350Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $70
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $250Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $90
Intel Core i5-8600K $260Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $115SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $780SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $125SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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