Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 121%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 112%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (95th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 5 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 110%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics137% 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 Drive122% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 07:12
Run Duration175 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing way above expectations (95th 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-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
110% Outstanding
SC Int 145
SC Float 147
SC Mixed 149
118% 147 Pts
QC Int 504
QC Float 570
QC Mixed 550
123% 542 Pts
MC Int 749
MC Float 848
MC Mixed 807
120% 801 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 110%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$520
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
137% Outstanding
Lighting 438
Reflection 0.2
Parallax 469
139% 302 fps
MRender 251
Gravity 421
Splatting 262
136% 311 fps
Poor: 101%
This bench: 137%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$160
466GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 519
Write 416
Mixed 422
101% 452 MB/s
4K Read 49.3
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 54.3
204% 71.9 MB/s
DQ Read 372
DQ Write 283
DQ Mixed 121
147% 259 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 123%
Great: 118%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$160
333GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 412
Mixed 421
100% 450 MB/s
4K Read 49.9
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 54.1
207% 73.6 MB/s
DQ Read 372
DQ Write 278
DQ Mixed 127
149% 259 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 124%
Great: 118%
Samsung 850 EVO M.2 500GB
103GB free
Firmware: EMT21B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 519
Write 414
Mixed 418
100% 450 MB/s
4K Read 48
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 53.2
201% 71.4 MB/s
DQ Read 372
DQ Write 278
DQ Mixed 127
149% 259 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 122%
Great: 119%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$67
918GB 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 (89th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 179
Write 174
Mixed 175
133% 176 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.49
4K Mixed 0.27
134% 1.39 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 101%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMR16GX4M2C3000C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 38.4
MC Write 38.6
MC Mixed 28.5
100% 35.2 GB/s
SC Read 23.4
SC Write 42.9
SC Mixed 31.9
94% 32.7 GB/s
Latency 49.1
82% 49.1 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 101%
Great: 99%
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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 4,466 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 98%
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Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
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Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $1,210
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $300Nvidia GTX 1070 $410Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $99
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $280AMD RX 480 $390Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $95
Intel Core i5-7600K $212Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $285Samsung 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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