Asus STRIX Z270F GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
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 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 85.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics72.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive67.1% 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 Z270F GAMING  (all builds)
Memory14 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 20 '17 at 04:24
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 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 i5-7500-$189
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
85.1% Excellent
SC Int 112
SC Float 121
SC Mixed 117
93% 117 Pts
QC Int 438
QC Float 465
QC Mixed 442
102% 448 Pts
MC Int 436
MC Float 460
MC Mixed 449
67% 448 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290X-$549
Sapphire(174B E289) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1020 MHz, MLim: 1350 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.5.1
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
72.7% Very good
Lighting 202
Reflection 155
Parallax 285
71% 214 fps
MRender 126
Gravity 172
Splatting 175
70% 158 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 72.7%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung SM841 2.5" 7mm 256GB
39GB free
Firmware: DXM01D0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
67.1% Good
Read 413
Write 111
Mixed 247
56% 257 MB/s
4K Read 27.8
4K Write 94.2
4K Mixed 16.5
113% 46.1 MB/s
DQ Read 306
DQ Write 194
DQ Mixed 66.9
99% 189 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 67.1%
Great: 99%
Seagate IronWolf 4TB (2016)-$125
2.5TB free
Firmware: SC60 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5980 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
91.3% Outstanding
Read 156
Write 162
Mixed 128
112% 149 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 2.06
4K Mixed 0.27
100% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 91.3%
Great: 101%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$140
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (23rd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
70.7% Very good
MC Read 27.1
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 21.8
74% 25.8 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 14.2
SC Mixed 19.4
48% 16.7 GB/s
Latency 63.9
63% 63.9 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 70.7%
Great: 102%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical STRIX Z270F GAMING Builds (Compare 2,830 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270F GAMING - $180

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,101
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