Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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.
Graphics138% 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 Drive96.9% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 04 '17 at 10:17
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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 above expectations (78th percentile)
104% Outstanding
SC Int 151
SC Float 158
SC Mixed 154
123% 154 Pts
QC Int 479
QC Float 538
QC Mixed 494
114% 504 Pts
MC Int 762
MC Float 861
MC Mixed 817
122% 813 Pts
Poor: 85%
This bench: 104%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$530
EVGA(3842 6686) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 385.69
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
138% Outstanding
Lighting 460
Reflection 400
Parallax 407
136% 422 fps
MRender 249
Gravity 444
Splatting 261
140% 318 fps
Poor: 98%
This bench: 138%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$90
196GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
96.9% Outstanding
Read 521
Write 419
Mixed 424
101% 455 MB/s
4K Read 46.9
4K Write 96.6
4K Mixed 28.9
159% 57.5 MB/s
DQ Read 46.8
DQ Write 118
DQ Mixed 28.6
37% 64.6 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 96.9%
Great: 115%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$75
3TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 179
Write 178
Mixed 168
132% 175 MB/s
4K Read 0.79
4K Write 1.78
4K Mixed 0.23
91% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 102%
Great: 109%
Seagate BUP Slim BL 1TB
324GB free
Firmware: 0302
4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
43.2% Average
Read 78
Write 72.7
Mixed 73.6
56% 74.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 0.42
4K Mixed 0.06
36% 0.33 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 43.2%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMU16GX4M2C3200C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3020 MHz
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
56.6% Above average
MC Read 20.4
MC Write 19.6
MC Mixed 15.8
53% 18.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 21
SC Mixed 18.2
54% 18.9 GB/s
Latency 52.9
76% 52.9 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 56.6%
Great: 106%
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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 7,346 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $198

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $1,340
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Intel Core i7-7700K $280Nvidia GTX 1070 $410Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $90
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $270AMD RX 480 $240Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $140
Intel Core i5-7600K $180Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $260Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $110
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $192SanDisk Extreme 64GB $30
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $75G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $1,050SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $52Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $204SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $10
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