Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 143%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 101%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 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 109%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics71.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive268% 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 (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 10 '17 at 21:22
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing above expectations (80th 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-$280
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
109% Outstanding
SC Int 149
SC Float 157
SC Mixed 152
122% 153 Pts
QC Int 506
QC Float 536
QC Mixed 532
119% 525 Pts
MC Int 759
MC Float 850
MC Mixed 818
121% 809 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 109%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$275
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
71.8% Very good
Lighting 223
Reflection 194
Parallax 232
70% 216 fps
MRender 144
Gravity 207
Splatting 162
73% 171 fps
Poor: 63%
This bench: 71.8%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$120
140GB free
Firmware: 2B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
268% Outstanding
Read 2,705
Write 1,091
Mixed 1,298
371% 1,698 MB/s
4K Read 62.5
4K Write 147
4K Mixed 45.3
231% 85 MB/s
DQ Read 717
DQ Write 425
DQ Mixed 237
266% 460 MB/s
Poor: 167%
This bench: 268%
Great: 266%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$49
803GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
95.9% Outstanding
Read 167
Write 166
Mixed 160
124% 165 MB/s
4K Read 1.22
4K Write 2.49
4K Mixed 0.37
138% 1.36 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 95.9%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$205
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3297 MHz
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
98.9% Outstanding
MC Read 37.3
MC Write 38.4
MC Mixed 28.2
99% 34.6 GB/s
SC Read 22.9
SC Write 40.2
SC Mixed 30.3
89% 31.1 GB/s
Latency 49.8
80% 49.8 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 98.9%
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 9,111 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $199

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,364
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Intel Core i5-7600K $210AMD RX 480 $400Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $110
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $205SanDisk Extreme 64GB $50
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $931SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
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