Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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.
Graphics101% 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.
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
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory10.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 19:58
Run Duration154 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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-$200
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
109% Outstanding
SC Int 141
SC Float 149
SC Mixed 144
116% 145 Pts
QC Int 562
QC Float 591
QC Mixed 576
131% 576 Pts
MC Int 556
MC Float 595
MC Mixed 575
86% 576 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 109%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2059 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Lighting 280
Reflection 296
Parallax 342
94% 306 fps
MRender 211
Gravity 298
Splatting 239
107% 249 fps
Poor: 91%
This bench: 101%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 275GB-$96
251GB free
Firmware: M0CR050 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
68.4% Good
Read 474
Write 330
Mixed 339
84% 381 MB/s
4K Read 20.5
4K Write 45.4
4K Mixed 20.3
81% 28.8 MB/s
DQ Read 114
DQ Write 88.4
DQ Mixed 17.1
36% 73.1 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 68.4%
Great: 82%
Adata SX8000NP 128GB
56GB free
Firmware: C2.2.1
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$67
1TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
95.1% Outstanding
Read 162
Write 169
Mixed 155
122% 162 MB/s
4K Read 0.78
4K Write 1.65
4K Mixed 0.2
86% 0.88 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 95.1%
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 184
Mixed 146
129% 173 MB/s
4K Read 1.02
4K Write 1.35
4K Mixed 0.31
102% 0.89 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 107%
Great: 108%
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 (92nd percentile)
100% Outstanding
MC Read 37.3
MC Write 39.1
MC Mixed 29.6
101% 35.3 GB/s
SC Read 22.6
SC Write 37.5
SC Mixed 32
88% 30.7 GB/s
Latency 50
80% 50 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 100%
Great: 102%
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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 4,464 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $1,210
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HDDRAMUSB
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