Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 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 111%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics77.4% 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 Drive56.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 19 '17 at 16:04
Run Duration166 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (84th 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 i5-6600K-$200
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
111% Outstanding
SC Int 144
SC Float 152
SC Mixed 148
118% 148 Pts
QC Int 568
QC Float 597
QC Mixed 582
132% 582 Pts
MC Int 566
MC Float 603
MC Mixed 585
88% 585 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 111%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$271
CLim: 2151 MHz, MLim: 2227 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 382.53
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
77.4% Very good
Lighting 243
Reflection 214
Parallax 250
76% 236 fps
MRender 159
Gravity 218
Splatting 172
78% 183 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 77.4%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Spcc Solid State Disk 120GB
67GB free
Firmware: SBFD00.3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
56.9% Above average
Read 392
Write 339
Mixed 416
85% 382 MB/s
4K Read 25.4
4K Write 24.6
4K Mixed 9.39
64% 19.8 MB/s
DQ Read 35.2
DQ Write 64.5
DQ Mixed 6.97
17% 35.6 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 56.9%
Great: 86%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$55
843GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 199
Write 174
Mixed 128
124% 167 MB/s
4K Read 0.97
4K Write 1.68
4K Mixed 0.24
98% 0.96 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 107%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 1x8GB-$72
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
43.3% Average
MC Read 14.8
MC Write 14.9
MC Mixed 12.6
40% 14.1 GB/s
SC Read 12.8
SC Write 15.4
SC Mixed 13.4
40% 13.9 GB/s
Latency 60.5
66% 60.5 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 43.3%
Great: 44%
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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 4,458 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $1,210
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CPUGPUSSD
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Intel Core i5-7600K $212Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $271Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $160
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $718SanDisk Extreme 64GB $45
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $83Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $140SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $55HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $140SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $13
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