Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 146%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 98%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 97.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics112% 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 Drive90.4% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory25.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateApr 21 '17 at 15:01
Run Duration260 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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 i7-7700K-$309
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
97.9% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 147
SC Mixed 143
113% 142 Pts
QC Int 447
QC Float 478
QC Mixed 474
106% 467 Pts
MC Int 655
MC Float 741
MC Mixed 693
104% 696 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 97.9%
Great: 114%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$560
Zotac(19DA 1396) ≥ 4GB
MaxC: 1607 MHz, MaxM: 1805 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 378.92
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Lighting 372
Reflection 319
Parallax 353
109% 348 fps
MRender 211
Gravity 323
Splatting 200
108% 245 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 112%
Great: 120%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$475
532GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
292% Outstanding
Read 2,497
Write 1,471
Mixed 1,369
392% 1,779 MB/s
4K Read 56.2
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 58
230% 82.7 MB/s
DQ Read 869
DQ Write 593
DQ Mixed 304
342% 589 MB/s
Poor: 191%
This bench: 292%
Great: 294%
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$132
16GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
90.4% Outstanding
Read 527
Write 191
Mixed 320
76% 346 MB/s
4K Read 34.3
4K Write 92.3
4K Mixed 38.3
150% 55 MB/s
DQ Read 344
DQ Write 189
DQ Mixed 128
132% 220 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 90.4%
Great: 122%
Seagate Expansion 4TB
810GB free
Firmware: 9300
4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
43.6% Average
Read 76.7
Write 73.6
Mixed 55.8
51% 68.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 6.06
4K Mixed 0.34
178% 2.36 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 43.6%
Great: 67%
WD WD10S21X-24R1BT0-SSHD-8GB 1TB
693GB free
Firmware: 03.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
37.2% Below average
Read 60.5
Write 68.9
Mixed 63.1
48% 64.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 1.75
4K Mixed 0.2
75% 0.81 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 37.2%
Great: 57%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$46
88GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
64% Good
Read 127
Write 96
Mixed 94.3
79% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.34
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.14
55% 0.62 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 64%
Great: 107%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
43GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
75% Very good
Read 103
Write 158
Mixed 116
94% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.38
4K Write 5.28
4K Mixed 0.46
164% 2.04 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 75%
Great: 105%
Samsung Spinpoint F2 1TB-$64
20GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
52% Above average
Read 92.1
Write 89.4
Mixed 85.8
67% 89.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.34
4K Write 1.22
4K Mixed 0.25
65% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 52%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Avexir DDR4-3200 CL16 8GB 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
106% Outstanding
MC Read 37.5
MC Write 40.7
MC Mixed 33.9
107% 37.4 GB/s
SC Read 22.9
SC Write 43.7
SC Mixed 31.2
93% 32.6 GB/s
Latency 51.1
78% 51.1 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 106%
Great: 106%
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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 2,510 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 - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $1,153
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HDDRAMUSB
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