Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 133%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 96%
Nuclear submarine
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 110%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics72.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive104% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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)
Memory28.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 21:04
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 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-$280
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
110% Outstanding
SC Int 147
SC Float 160
SC Mixed 154
123% 154 Pts
QC Int 502
QC Float 526
QC Mixed 541
118% 523 Pts
MC Int 757
MC Float 874
MC Mixed 821
122% 817 Pts
Poor: 85%
This bench: 110%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$200
EVGA(3842 6167) 3GB
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 388.43
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
72.7% Very good
Lighting 225
Reflection 191
Parallax 225
70% 214 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 209
Splatting 169
75% 175 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 72.7%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$128
233GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
215% Outstanding
Read 1,594
Write 1,090
Mixed 1,128
282% 1,271 MB/s
4K Read 55.9
4K Write 136
4K Mixed 43.1
212% 78.3 MB/s
DQ Read 592
DQ Write 408
DQ Mixed 218
239% 406 MB/s
Poor: 158%
This bench: 215%
Great: 271%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$128
202GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
253% Outstanding
Read 2,209
Write 1,220
Mixed 1,243
343% 1,557 MB/s
4K Read 57.6
4K Write 146
4K Mixed 51.5
231% 85.2 MB/s
DQ Read 564
DQ Write 390
DQ Mixed 210
229% 388 MB/s
Poor: 158%
This bench: 253%
Great: 271%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
184GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 416
Mixed 424
100% 451 MB/s
4K Read 40.7
4K Write 73.3
4K Mixed 40.6
153% 51.6 MB/s
DQ Read 299
DQ Write 208
DQ Mixed 110
121% 206 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 104%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (29th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
76.1% Very good
MC Read 27.3
MC Write 28.8
MC Mixed 23.3
76% 26.5 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 30.4
SC Mixed 24.5
71% 24.7 GB/s
Latency 63.6
63% 63.6 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 132%
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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 8,078 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $199

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,359
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