Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 100%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics129% 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 Drive70.2% 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)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 20 '17 at 01:21
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
100% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 140
109% 137 Pts
QC Int 486
QC Float 513
QC Mixed 489
112% 496 Pts
MC Int 701
MC Float 801
MC Mixed 760
113% 754 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 100%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$470
Gigabyte(1458 3717) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 381.65
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
129% Outstanding
Lighting 422
Reflection 386
Parallax 410
129% 406 fps
MRender 239
Gravity 401
Splatting 248
130% 296 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 129%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 275GB-$93
104GB free
Firmware: M0CR031 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
70.2% Very good
Read 470
Write 274
Mixed 322
78% 355 MB/s
4K Read 21.2
4K Write 58.9
4K Mixed 17.6
86% 32.6 MB/s
DQ Read 213
DQ Write 200
DQ Mixed 33.7
73% 149 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 70.2%
Great: 83%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$60
2TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 203
Write 184
Mixed 176
141% 188 MB/s
4K Read 0.76
4K Write 1.59
4K Mixed 0.24
88% 0.86 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 111%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$163
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
95.4% Outstanding
MC Read 36.3
MC Write 37.9
MC Mixed 27.1
96% 33.8 GB/s
SC Read 22.5
SC Write 36.8
SC Mixed 26.6
82% 28.6 GB/s
Latency 52.6
76% 52.6 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 95.4%
Great: 104%
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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 6,136 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 Z270E GAMING - $170

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $1,187
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HDDRAMUSB
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