Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 75.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics69% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive79% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory11 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161227
Uptime4.1 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 05:32
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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-$180
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
75.8% Very good
SC Int 105
SC Float 113
SC Mixed 108
87% 109 Pts
QC Int 382
QC Float 411
QC Mixed 391
89% 394 Pts
MC Int 354
MC Float 369
MC Mixed 358
54% 360 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$210
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
69% Good
Lighting 213
Reflection 180
Parallax 194
64% 196 fps
MRender 147
Gravity 204
Splatting 159
73% 170 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 69%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS1311 120GB-$58
17GB free
Firmware: CS131122 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
79% Very good
Read 513
Write 329
Mixed 346
88% 396 MB/s
4K Read 31.5
4K Write 64.7
4K Mixed 10
95% 35.4 MB/s
DQ Read 311
DQ Write 219
DQ Mixed 45.1
93% 192 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 79%
Great: 81%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$63
2TB free
Firmware: HP34 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
88.5% Excellent
Read 171
Write 138
Mixed 160
118% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.79
4K Write 1.64
4K Mixed 0.32
100% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 88.5%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$67
1TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 192
Write 164
Mixed 163
130% 173 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.52
4K Mixed 0.2
71% 0.74 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 102%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB-$140
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 1913 MHz
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
63.5% Good
MC Read 22.3
MC Write 23.9
MC Mixed 20.7
64% 22.3 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 24.2
SC Mixed 19.6
56% 19.6 GB/s
Latency 76.6
52% 76.6 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 63.5%
Great: 80%
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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 4,512 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 - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $1,205
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HDDRAMUSB
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