Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming 73%
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 71%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 127%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics68.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z370-E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory6.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171019
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 09:27
Run Duration105 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st 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 i7-8700K-$330
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
127% Outstanding
SC Int 154
SC Float 160
SC Mixed 156
125% 156 Pts
QC Int 614
QC Float 636
QC Mixed 628
142% 626 Pts
MC Int 1,160
MC Float 1,291
MC Mixed 1,270
186% 1,240 Pts
Poor: 95%
This bench: 127%
Great: 126%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 390-$304
CLim: 1040 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.12.1
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
68.6% Good
Lighting 212
Reflection 165
Parallax 263
71% 213 fps
MRender 129
Gravity 169
Splatting 182
67% 160 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 68.6%
Great: 70%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Backup+ Hub BK 4TB
1TB free
Firmware: D781
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
79.3% Very good
Read 139
Write 137
Mixed 109
96% 129 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 1.47
4K Mixed 0.21
72% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 79.3%
Great: 102%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$46
900GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 204
Write 178
Mixed 166
137% 183 MB/s
4K Read 1.01
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 0.33
132% 1.41 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 110%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 1x8GB-$99
1 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
41.2% Average
MC Read 15.3
MC Write 13.8
MC Mixed 10.5
38% 13.2 GB/s
SC Read 13.2
SC Write 14.9
SC Mixed 12
38% 13.4 GB/s
Latency 58.7
68% 58.7 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 41.2%
Great: 47%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical ROG STRIX Z370-E GAMING Builds (Compare 3,915 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 129%
Desktop 129%
Workstation 118%

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z370-E GAMING - $210

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $1,672
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