Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 127%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 100%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics170% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 16:20
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
100% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 140
112% 139 Pts
QC Int 446
QC Float 506
QC Mixed 494
109% 482 Pts
MC Int 682
MC Float 782
MC Mixed 742
110% 735 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 100%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$730
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
170% Outstanding
Lighting 564
Reflection 546
Parallax 589
177% 566 fps
MRender 281
Gravity 543
Splatting 296
165% 373 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 170%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Optane+2.7TBHDD
2.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 15.7 Max speed: Unknown
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Poor: 34% Great: 102%
WD Green 240GB (2016)
223GB free
Firmware: Z3311000 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
59.8% Above average
Read 490
Write 252
Mixed 268
74% 337 MB/s
4K Read 20.5
4K Write 47.2
4K Mixed 3.88
61% 23.9 MB/s
DQ Read 216
DQ Write 150
DQ Mixed 4.37
52% 123 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 59.8%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$211
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (14th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
69.4% Good
MC Read 27.2
MC Write 25.1
MC Mixed 20.2
69% 24.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.3
SC Write 24.9
SC Mixed 21.8
61% 21.3 GB/s
Latency 62.3
64% 62.3 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 69.4%
Great: 107%
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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 12,626 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $280

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 103% - Outstanding Total price: $1,354
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HDDRAMUSB
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