Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 100%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics9.09% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
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 Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory11 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 12:02
Run Duration81 Seconds
Run User NZL-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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-$295
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
100% Outstanding
SC Int 143
SC Float 151
SC Mixed 146
118% 147 Pts
QC Int 503
QC Float 531
QC Mixed 476
114% 503 Pts
MC Int 737
MC Float 844
MC Mixed 804
119% 795 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 100%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 275-$250
Asus(1043 82F2) 896MB
Ram: 896MB, Driver: 342.1
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
9.09% Terrible
Lighting 36.8
Reflection 24.3
Parallax 18
9% 26.4 fps
MRender 20
Gravity 30.2
Splatting 15.9
10% 22 fps
Poor: 8%
This bench: 9.09%
Great: 10%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$165
431GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 70% Great: 117%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
80.7% Excellent
MC Read 30.6
MC Write 31.2
MC Mixed 22.7
80% 28.2 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 32.3
SC Mixed 24.9
73% 25.5 GB/s
Latency 59.3
67% 59.3 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 86%
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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 3,733 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $204

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $1,185
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