Asus STRIX H270F GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics36.7% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive75.5% 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.
MotherboardAsus STRIX H270F GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170104
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJul 16 '17 at 06:32
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User NZL-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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 i5-6400-$179
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
71.9% Very good
SC Int 95.8
SC Float 98.5
SC Mixed 93.4
77% 95.9 Pts
QC Int 372
QC Float 399
QC Mixed 382
87% 384 Pts
MC Int 371
MC Float 400
MC Mixed 383
58% 385 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 71.9%
Great: 75%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 950-$135
EVGA(3842 2956) 2GB
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1652 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
36.7% Below average
Lighting 118
Reflection 96.3
Parallax 106
35% 107 fps
MRender 77.8
Gravity 106
Splatting 81.6
38% 88.4 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 36.7%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$82
167GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
79.4% Very good
Read 487
Write 360
Mixed 403
93% 417 MB/s
4K Read 28.4
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 4.28
102% 44.5 MB/s
DQ Read 173
DQ Write 286
DQ Mixed 23.8
76% 161 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 84%
OCZ ARC 100 120GB-$82
56GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
75.5% Very good
Read 460
Write 377
Mixed 409
92% 415 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 13.1
109% 47.3 MB/s
DQ Read 28
DQ Write 102
DQ Mixed 13
25% 47.5 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 75.5%
Great: 93%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$40
38GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
34.2% Below average
Read 61
Write 57.7
Mixed 63.1
46% 60.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 1.93
4K Mixed 0.33
101% 0.98 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 34.2%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (28th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
73.3% Very good
MC Read 27
MC Write 28.8
MC Mixed 21.7
74% 25.8 GB/s
SC Read 16.3
SC Write 28.4
SC Mixed 22.5
64% 22.4 GB/s
Latency 67.7
59% 67.7 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 73.3%
Great: 100%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical STRIX H270F GAMING Builds (Compare 890 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 H270F GAMING - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,084
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