Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 135%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 133%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 96.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics169% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive221% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Very high background CPU (46%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 07:11
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 46%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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-$325
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
96.7% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 139
111% 139 Pts
QC Int 416
QC Float 474
QC Mixed 464
102% 451 Pts
MC Int 692
MC Float 772
MC Mixed 750
110% 738 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 96.7%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$699
Asus(1043 85EA) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 378.78
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
169% Outstanding
Lighting 572
Reflection 534
Parallax 580
178% 562 fps
MRender 272
Gravity 544
Splatting 289
163% 368 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 169%
Great: 180%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$150
343GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 412
Mixed 423
100% 450 MB/s
4K Read 48.1
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 48.1
193% 69.1 MB/s
DQ Read 204
DQ Write 267
DQ Mixed 124
125% 198 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 115%
Great: 119%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$120
187GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
221% Outstanding
Read 2,052
Write 1,009
Mixed 1,111
306% 1,391 MB/s
4K Read 58.5
4K Write 142
4K Mixed 31.9
205% 77.4 MB/s
DQ Read 444
DQ Write 373
DQ Mixed 194
204% 337 MB/s
Poor: 154%
This bench: 221%
Great: 264%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$108
2TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 196
Write 188
Mixed 177
140% 187 MB/s
4K Read 0.99
4K Write 2.66
4K Mixed 0.49
145% 1.38 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 110%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
72.9% Very good
MC Read 27.4
MC Write 28
MC Mixed 20.4
72% 25.3 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 28.6
SC Mixed 23.5
66% 23.2 GB/s
Latency 61
66% 61 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 72.9%
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 4,561 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: $1,225
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $325Nvidia GTX 1070 $410Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $90
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $300AMD RX 480 $265Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $117
Intel Core i5-7600K $225Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $270Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $150
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $718SanDisk Extreme 64GB $45
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $77Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $140SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $57HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $140SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $13
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