Asus STRIX Z270I GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 126%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 108%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics9.73% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive222% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270I GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170707
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 06:10
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User CHE-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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-$290
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
108% Outstanding
SC Int 137
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 140
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 528
QC Float 558
QC Mixed 554
124% 547 Pts
MC Int 703
MC Float 796
MC Mixed 763
113% 754 Pts
Poor: 85%
This bench: 108%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 630 (Desktop Kaby Lake)
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 22.20.16.4691
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
9.73% Terrible
Lighting 24.5
Reflection 30.9
Parallax 25.4
8% 26.9 fps
MRender 23.7
Gravity 22.4
Splatting 38
11% 28 fps
Poor: 7%
This bench: 9.73%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$200
409GB free
Firmware: CXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
222% Outstanding
Read 2,182
Write 1,266
Mixed 1,405
357% 1,618 MB/s
4K Read 43.4
4K Write 163
4K Mixed 26.3
186% 77.5 MB/s
DQ Read 40.9
DQ Write 141
DQ Mixed 24.3
38% 68.9 MB/s
Poor: 181%
This bench: 222%
Great: 280%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$200
192GB free
Firmware: CXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
251% Outstanding
Read 2,367
Write 1,288
Mixed 1,390
370% 1,681 MB/s
4K Read 53.1
4K Write 158
4K Mixed 45.2
222% 85.5 MB/s
DQ Read 52.8
DQ Write 477
DQ Mixed 252
199% 261 MB/s
Poor: 181%
This bench: 251%
Great: 280%
StoreJet Transcend 2TB
135GB free, PID 5106
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
28.2% Poor
Read 63
Write 62
Mixed 49.2
74% 58.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 1.77
4K Mixed 0.23
70% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 28.2%
Great: 52%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
106% Outstanding
MC Read 40
MC Write 40.6
MC Mixed 29.8
105% 36.8 GB/s
SC Read 24.1
SC Write 43.8
SC Mixed 32.4
96% 33.4 GB/s
Latency 44.4
90% 44.4 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 106%
Great: 125%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical STRIX Z270I GAMING Builds (Compare 1,712 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 127%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 125%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270I GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $1,385
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