Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 128%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 107%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics72.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive107% 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)
Memory29 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 21:21
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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 way above expectations (87th percentile)
107% Outstanding
SC Int 145
SC Float 153
SC Mixed 148
119% 149 Pts
QC Int 499
QC Float 546
QC Mixed 529
119% 524 Pts
MC Int 738
MC Float 846
MC Mixed 805
119% 797 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 107%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$205
EVGA(3842 6167) 3GB
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 388.43
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
72.3% Very good
Lighting 222
Reflection 192
Parallax 227
69% 214 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 207
Splatting 166
74% 174 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 72.3%
Great: 73%
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 below expectations (29th percentile)
202% Outstanding
Read 1,487
Write 1,053
Mixed 1,125
271% 1,222 MB/s
4K Read 42.2
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 41.8
189% 72.8 MB/s
DQ Read 578
DQ Write 384
DQ Mixed 210
230% 390 MB/s
Poor: 159%
This bench: 202%
Great: 265%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$128
202GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
238% Outstanding
Read 2,004
Write 1,175
Mixed 1,220
324% 1,466 MB/s
4K Read 48.9
4K Write 139
4K Mixed 51.6
214% 79.9 MB/s
DQ Read 572
DQ Write 386
DQ Mixed 208
228% 389 MB/s
Poor: 159%
This bench: 238%
Great: 265%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$88
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 (80th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 498
Write 396
Mixed 419
97% 438 MB/s
4K Read 31.1
4K Write 92.4
4K Mixed 45.5
154% 56.3 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 279
DQ Mixed 112
142% 256 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 107%
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 @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
108% Outstanding
MC Read 39.3
MC Write 41.1
MC Mixed 33.6
109% 38 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 46.2
SC Mixed 33.1
98% 34.3 GB/s
Latency 51.1
78% 51.1 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 108%
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 8,027 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: 90% - Excellent Total price: $1,359
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