Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 87.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics115% 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.
Boot Drive78.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
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)
Memory5.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime1.5 Days
Run DateOct 12 '17 at 16:53
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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 i7-6700K-$314
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
87.2% Excellent
SC Int 123
SC Float 126
SC Mixed 125
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 386
QC Float 438
QC Mixed 422
94% 415 Pts
MC Int 594
MC Float 658
MC Mixed 660
95% 637 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$535
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 387.92
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Lighting 369
Reflection 379
Parallax 364
114% 371 fps
MRender 225
Gravity 346
Splatting 234
116% 268 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 115%
Great: 143%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ ARC 100 120GB-$82
37GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
78.2% Very good
Read 452
Write 381
Mixed 403
92% 412 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 15.1
117% 50.5 MB/s
DQ Read 24.4
DQ Write 119
DQ Mixed 12.3
27% 51.7 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 78.2%
Great: 94%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$50
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC25 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
74.9% Very good
Read 92.6
Write 169
Mixed 100
90% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.43
4K Write 1.28
4K Mixed 0.21
65% 0.64 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 1x8GB-$90
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
48.9% Average
MC Read 16.9
MC Write 16.6
MC Mixed 14.3
46% 15.9 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 18.1
SC Mixed 16
47% 16.3 GB/s
Latency 57.5
70% 57.5 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 48.9%
Great: 50%
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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 6,334 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $170

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $1,153
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HDDRAMUSB
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