Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
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. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics64.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive79.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory4.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161227
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 05:04
Run Duration94 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing way below expectations (15th 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 i5-7500-$190
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
74.4% Very good
SC Int 103
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 108
86% 108 Pts
QC Int 368
QC Float 405
QC Mixed 375
87% 383 Pts
MC Int 374
MC Float 394
MC Mixed 392
58% 387 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 74.4%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$285
CLim: 2164 MHz, MLim: 2252 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 378.92
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
64.9% Good
Lighting 51.4
Reflection 221
Parallax 260
39% 177 fps
MRender 169
Gravity 235
Splatting 183
84% 196 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 64.9%
Great: 79%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$88
184GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
79.1% Very good
Read 488
Write 252
Mixed 299
76% 346 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 78.4
4K Mixed 20.8
105% 41.3 MB/s
DQ Read 334
DQ Write 249
DQ Mixed 79.3
117% 221 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 79.1%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x4GB-$92
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
65.8% Good
MC Read 24
MC Write 24.9
MC Mixed 20.9
66% 23.3 GB/s
SC Read 14.8
SC Write 23.5
SC Mixed 19.2
55% 19.2 GB/s
Latency 70.2
57% 70.2 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 65.8%
Great: 89%
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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 9,863 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $199

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $1,363
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HDDRAMUSB
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