Asus STRIX Z270H GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 115%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 155%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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.
Graphics110% 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 Drive328% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 7 years and 9 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Very high background CPU (40%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270H GAMING  (all builds)
Memory27.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20161208
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 03:33
Run Duration171 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 40%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th 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
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
102% Outstanding
SC Int 133
SC Float 145
SC Mixed 140
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 521
QC Float 550
QC Mixed 532
121% 534 Pts
MC Int 530
MC Float 558
MC Mixed 526
81% 538 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 102%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
MaxC: 2037 MHz, MaxM: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 378.92
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Lighting 343
Reflection 307
Parallax 376
107% 342 fps
MRender 209
Gravity 314
Splatting 236
110% 253 fps
Poor: 78%
This bench: 110%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
St5000dm 000-1FK178 5TB
4TB free
Firmware: CC47 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5980 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
15.4% Very poor
Read 127
Write 130
Mixed 83.4
25% 113 MB/s
4K Read 0.97
4K Write 11.1
4K Mixed 0.37
8% 4.14 MB/s
DQ Read 2.18
DQ Write 7.62
DQ Mixed 0.7
2% 3.5 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 15.4%
Great: 18%
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$348
304GB free
Firmware: 1B6Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
328% Outstanding
Read 2,452
Write 1,830
Mixed 1,893
457% 2,059 MB/s
4K Read 47.3
4K Write 221
4K Mixed 64.1
271% 111 MB/s
DQ Read 335
DQ Write 1,292
DQ Mixed 327
392% 651 MB/s
Poor: 196%
This bench: 328%
Great: 333%
Samsung SSD 250GB
135GB free
Firmware: EMT0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
132% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 489
Mixed 504
112% 501 MB/s
4K Read 46
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 59.5
217% 80.1 MB/s
DQ Read 344
DQ Write 313
DQ Mixed 127
151% 262 MB/s
Poor: 90%
This bench: 132%
Great: 137%
Toshiba MD04ACA500 5TB-$154
2.5TB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
93.9% Outstanding
Read 158
Write 169
Mixed 166
124% 164 MB/s
4K Read 1.71
4K Write 2.16
4K Mixed 0.31
146% 1.39 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 93.9%
Great: 103%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMU32GX4M2C3200C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 2197 MHz
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
76.5% Very good
MC Read 26
MC Write 29.2
MC Mixed 25.5
77% 26.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 30.1
SC Mixed 23.9
68% 24 GB/s
Latency 66.9
60% 66.9 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 76.5%
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 Z270H GAMING Builds (Compare 606 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270H GAMING - $167

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $1,043
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AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $319Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $219Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $148
HDDRAMUSB
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