Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 114%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics46.7% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive84.2% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory10.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 15:16
Run Duration212 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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 (97th percentile)
114% Outstanding
SC Int 150
SC Float 157
SC Mixed 153
123% 153 Pts
QC Int 575
QC Float 592
QC Mixed 571
131% 579 Pts
MC Int 759
MC Float 857
MC Mixed 821
121% 812 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 114%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 280X-$210
PowerColor(148C 3001) 3GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 22.19.662.4
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
46.7% Average
Lighting 145
Reflection 84.4
Parallax 194
50% 141 fps
MRender 65.3
Gravity 143
Splatting 92.6
44% 100 fps
Poor: 32%
This bench: 46.7%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 500GB-$250
347GB free
Firmware: EXT0CB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
84.2% Excellent
Read 508
Write 351
Mixed 354
90% 404 MB/s
4K Read 40.5
4K Write 70.4
4K Mixed 20.4
125% 43.8 MB/s
DQ Read 41.4
DQ Write 239
DQ Mixed 20.6
51% 100 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 97%
OCZ VERTEX2 60GB
29GB free
Firmware: 1.35 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
45% Average
Read 238
Write 70.4
Mixed 106
30% 138 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 69
4K Mixed 16.9
99% 37.6 MB/s
DQ Read 26.3
DQ Write 71.2
DQ Mixed 9.74
19% 35.8 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 45%
Great: 41%
Samsung 840 Pro 128GB-$160
3GB free
Firmware: DXM05B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
95.1% Outstanding
Read 520
Write 436
Mixed 476
106% 477 MB/s
4K Read 34.6
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 23.6
136% 53 MB/s
DQ Read 35.3
DQ Write 319
DQ Mixed 22.2
63% 125 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 95.1%
Great: 99%
Samsung HD103SI 1TB-$98
69GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
53.8% Above average
Read 94.5
Write 93
Mixed 60.8
62% 82.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.36
4K Write 1.45
4K Mixed 0.17
60% 0.66 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 53.8%
Great: 60%
WD WD1500ADFD-00NLR1 150GB
42GB free
Firmware: 21.07QR5 Max speed: SATA 1.0 150 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
33.4% Below average
Read 56.8
Write 59.2
Mixed 61.3
45% 59.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.77
4K Write 1.94
4K Mixed 0.48
121% 1.06 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 33.4%
Great: 47%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Aegis DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2197 MHz
Performing below potential (17th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
67.3% Good
MC Read 25.7
MC Write 25.4
MC Mixed 19.3
67% 23.5 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 24.2
SC Mixed 20.9
59% 20.5 GB/s
Latency 64
62% 64 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 90%
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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 6,267 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $170

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $1,167
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