Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 101%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics95.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive66.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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 (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 01:53
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th 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-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
101% Outstanding
SC Int 128
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 132
105% 131 Pts
QC Int 509
QC Float 518
QC Mixed 509
116% 512 Pts
MC Int 690
MC Float 771
MC Mixed 755
110% 738 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 101%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$380
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2027 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
95.5% Outstanding
Lighting 310
Reflection 274
Parallax 287
93% 291 fps
MRender 193
Gravity 268
Splatting 220
97% 227 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 95.5%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$120
238GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
85% Excellent
Read 505
Write 497
Mixed 504
112% 502 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 45.6
4K Mixed 26.4
102% 33.6 MB/s
DQ Read 82.1
DQ Write 71.6
DQ Mixed 40.8
40% 64.9 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 85%
Great: 124%
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$299
99GB free
Firmware: DXM04B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
66.9% Good
Read 512
Write 298
Mixed 306
82% 372 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 42.7
4K Mixed 18.5
84% 28.6 MB/s
DQ Read 85.1
DQ Write 58.5
DQ Mixed 36.8
37% 60.1 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 66.9%
Great: 107%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$81
880GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
53% Above average
Read 95.3
Write 88.9
Mixed 88
68% 90.7 MB/s
4K Read 1.03
4K Write 2.17
4K Mixed 0.46
134% 1.22 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 53%
Great: 78%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 40.5
MC Write 39.7
MC Mixed 30.1
105% 36.8 GB/s
SC Read 22.4
SC Write 38.2
SC Mixed 31.3
88% 30.6 GB/s
Latency 48
83% 48 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 104%
Great: 110%
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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 6,250 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: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $1,172
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HDDRAMUSB
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Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $180SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $13
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