Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 145%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 97%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 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 102%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics87.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive291% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171226
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 11 '18 at 00:23
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (84th 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-$310
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
102% Outstanding
SC Int 132
SC Float 142
SC Mixed 136
109% 137 Pts
QC Int 516
QC Float 527
QC Mixed 514
118% 519 Pts
MC Int 662
MC Float 778
MC Mixed 729
108% 723 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 102%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$220
EVGA(3842 6264) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2113 MHz, MLim: 2063 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 398.82
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
87.5% Excellent
Lighting 343
Reflection 217
Parallax 252
96% 271 fps
MRender 155
Gravity 231
Splatting 182
81% 190 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$140
320GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 888 1378 581 604 616 613 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
291% Outstanding
Read 2,581
Write 2,335
Mixed 1,359
SusWrite 780
393% 1,764 MB/s
4K Read 67
4K Write 162
4K Mixed 89.6
302% 106 MB/s
DQ Read 1,184
DQ Write 913
DQ Mixed 1,023
772% 1,040 MB/s
Poor: 194%
This bench: 291%
Great: 323%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
571GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 164 163 164 167 166 166 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
97.6% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 144
Mixed 97.5
SusWrite 165
107% 145 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.1
226% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 97.6%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$158
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
94.4% Outstanding
MC Read 36.3
MC Write 36.5
MC Mixed 26.2
94% 33 GB/s
SC Read 21.7
SC Write 37.3
SC Mixed 30.5
85% 29.8 GB/s
Latency 51.8
77% 51.8 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 94.4%
Great: 105%
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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 12,931 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 - $199

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 132% - Outstanding Total price: $884
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HDDRAMUSB
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