Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (15th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 85 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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics88.8% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at 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 (31%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
14 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory8.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateAug 20 '19 at 22:43
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 31%

 PC Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-7700K-$334
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
75.5% Very good
1-Core 122
2-Core 225
83% 173 Pts
4-Core 394
8-Core 569
62% 482 Pts
64-Core 568
38% 568 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 75.5%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.36
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
88.8% Excellent
Lighting 348
Reflection 325
Parallax 366
91% 347 fps
MRender 212
Gravity 349
Splatting 221
86% 261 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 88.8%
Great: 113%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
5GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 383
Write 420
Mixed 286
81% 363 MB/s
4K Read 34.5
4K Write 87.2
4K Mixed 45
156% 55.6 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 175
181% 296 MB/s
Poor: 60% Great: 107%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$107
29GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 416 246 86 89 79 89 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
97.7% Outstanding
Read 461
Write 449
Mixed 382
SusWrite 168
82% 365 MB/s
4K Read 37.2
4K Write 96.1
4K Mixed 49.5
171% 60.9 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 358
269% 360 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 97.7%
Great: 135%
Crucial MX500 1TB-$107
112GB free
Firmware: M3CR010
SusWrite @10s intervals: 401 357 392 403 400 403 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 469
Write 432
Mixed 398
SusWrite 393
95% 423 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 82.5
4K Mixed 45.4
149% 53 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 296
240% 341 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 105%
Great: 125%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
52.8% Above average
MC Read 21.5
MC Write 17.6
MC Mixed 17.7
54% 18.9 GB/s
SC Read 11.2
SC Write 13.4
SC Mixed 14.4
37% 13 GB/s
Latency 75.7
53% 75.7 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 52.8%
Great: 92%
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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 20,209 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $380

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,414
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