Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 116%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics84.7% 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 Drive67.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161227
Uptime3 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 05:21
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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-$231
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
116% Outstanding
SC Int 152
SC Float 162
SC Mixed 157
126% 157 Pts
QC Int 584
QC Float 630
QC Mixed 604
137% 606 Pts
MC Int 598
MC Float 640
MC Mixed 606
92% 615 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 116%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
Asus(1043 8518) ≥ 4GB
MaxC: 1631 MHz, MaxM: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 378.49
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
84.7% Excellent
Lighting 277
Reflection 246
Parallax 261
81% 261 fps
MRender 175
Gravity 252
Splatting 173
90% 200 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 84.7%
Great: 91%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$178
372GB free
Firmware: PSF100C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
71.6% Very good
Read 169
Write 176
Mixed 349
52% 231 MB/s
4K Read 34.8
4K Write 152
4K Mixed 28.1
169% 71.6 MB/s
DQ Read 36.2
DQ Write 171
DQ Mixed 27.8
44% 78.3 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 71.6%
Great: 175%
HyperX Fury 240GB-$112
166GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
67.7% Good
Read 477
Write 192
Mixed 252
67% 307 MB/s
4K Read 18.5
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 13.6
104% 47.8 MB/s
DQ Read 100
DQ Write 209
DQ Mixed 45.8
66% 118 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 67.7%
Great: 79%
WD Blue 3TB (2015)-$89
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
78.3% Very good
Read 144
Write 129
Mixed 131
101% 135 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.21
90% 1 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 78.3%
Great: 94%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2133 C13 2x8GB-$110
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
76.3% Very good
MC Read 27.3
MC Write 28.9
MC Mixed 25
77% 27.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 27.7
SC Mixed 23.7
65% 22.8 GB/s
Latency 67.5
59% 67.5 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 76.3%
Great: 78%
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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 3,073 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $1,165
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $309Nvidia GTX 1070 $382Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $100
Intel Core i5-7600K $231AMD RX 480 $608Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $138
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $280Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $248Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $160
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $50Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $127SanDisk Extreme 64GB $34
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $75G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $696SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $40HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $133SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $13
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