Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 100%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 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 104%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics108% 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.
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 12:43
Run Duration106 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd 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 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
104% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 143
114% 142 Pts
QC Int 487
QC Float 534
QC Mixed 515
116% 512 Pts
MC Int 708
MC Float 806
MC Mixed 768
114% 761 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 104%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$430
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Lighting 345
Reflection 315
Parallax 322
104% 327 fps
MRender 211
Gravity 318
Splatting 246
111% 258 fps
Poor: 74%
This bench: 108%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
BPX 120GB
60GB free
Firmware: E7FM04.0
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$80
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 206
Write 184
Mixed 181
143% 190 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 1.63
4K Mixed 0.25
90% 0.88 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 112%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMR16GX4M2C3000C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
92.8% Outstanding
MC Read 35.5
MC Write 35.9
MC Mixed 27.1
94% 32.8 GB/s
SC Read 21.4
SC Write 33.3
SC Mixed 28
79% 27.6 GB/s
Latency 52.6
76% 52.6 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 92.8%
Great: 101%
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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 7,994 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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HDDRAMUSB
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