Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 109%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics92.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at 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.
Run History
4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago. (Only the first run influences device rankings)
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory10.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 19:44
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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 i5-6600K-$215
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
109% Outstanding
SC Int 139
SC Float 150
SC Mixed 144
115% 144 Pts
QC Int 548
QC Float 592
QC Mixed 575
130% 572 Pts
MC Int 553
MC Float 597
MC Mixed 578
86% 576 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 109%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$430
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
92.5% Outstanding
Lighting 199
Reflection 298
Parallax 310
74% 269 fps
MRender 207
Gravity 299
Splatting 237
106% 248 fps
Poor: 74%
This bench: 92.5%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 275GB-$90
251GB free
Firmware: M0CR050 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
66.9% Good
Read 472
Write 330
Mixed 336
84% 380 MB/s
4K Read 19.7
4K Write 45.4
4K Mixed 17.8
77% 27.6 MB/s
DQ Read 118
DQ Write 93.6
DQ Mixed 10.8
34% 74.3 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 66.9%
Great: 81%
Adata SX8000NP 128GB
56GB free
Firmware: C2.2.1
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$60
1TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
96.2% Outstanding
Read 170
Write 165
Mixed 158
124% 165 MB/s
4K Read 0.78
4K Write 1.56
4K Mixed 0.2
84% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 96.2%
Great: 110%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
817GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 188
Write 185
Mixed 162
134% 179 MB/s
4K Read 1.04
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.29
105% 0.98 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 107%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMU16GX4M2C3000C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3003 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 37.1
MC Write 39.3
MC Mixed 29.9
101% 35.4 GB/s
SC Read 22.6
SC Write 38.1
SC Mixed 29.8
86% 30.2 GB/s
Latency 49.6
81% 49.6 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 100%
Great: 103%
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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 7,981 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $199

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $1,359
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