Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 116%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics128% 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 Drive116% 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 Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 02:47
Run Duration163 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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-$308
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
116% Outstanding
SC Int 149
SC Float 153
SC Mixed 150
120% 150 Pts
QC Int 568
QC Float 606
QC Mixed 597
134% 590 Pts
MC Int 745
MC Float 852
MC Mixed 810
120% 802 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 116%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$535
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
128% Outstanding
Lighting 402
Reflection 382
Parallax 395
124% 393 fps
MRender 239
Gravity 405
Splatting 254
131% 299 fps
Poor: 102%
This bench: 128%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force GT 480GB-$299
271GB free
Firmware: 5.03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
60.3% Good
Read 517
Write 281
Mixed 322
82% 374 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 19.8
4K Mixed 13.5
73% 21 MB/s
DQ Read 29.5
DQ Write 21.8
DQ Mixed 12.7
13% 21.4 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 60.3%
Great: 67%
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$114
156GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 496
Mixed 505
113% 504 MB/s
4K Read 45.3
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 44.2
189% 70.1 MB/s
DQ Read 46.3
DQ Write 328
DQ Mixed 31.8
70% 135 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 116%
Great: 123%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 4TB-$152
2TB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
83.5% Excellent
Read 132
Write 158
Mixed 123
103% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 5.36
4K Mixed 0.44
170% 2.11 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 83.5%
Great: 94%
Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB-$90
464GB free
Firmware: 1AJ10001 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
73.9% Very good
Read 113
Write 144
Mixed 113
93% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.87
4K Write 2.49
4K Mixed 0.62
151% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 73.9%
Great: 83%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x8GB-$183
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
75.2% Very good
MC Read 28.2
MC Write 28.9
MC Mixed 21.1
74% 26.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.5
SC Write 30.5
SC Mixed 24.5
70% 24.5 GB/s
Latency 62.7
64% 62.7 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 75.2%
Great: 94%
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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 7,965 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 - $181

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,369
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CPUGPUSSD
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HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $205SanDisk Extreme 64GB $37
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $1,050SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $215SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $10
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