Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 132%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 93.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics99.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive246% 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.
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory10.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime2.6 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 21:24
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th 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-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
93.6% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 137
SC Mixed 138
110% 138 Pts
QC Int 468
QC Float 518
QC Mixed 442
108% 476 Pts
MC Int 688
MC Float 784
MC Mixed 744
110% 739 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 93.6%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$408
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.31
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
99.9% Outstanding
Lighting 314
Reflection 292
Parallax 307
96% 304 fps
MRender 206
Gravity 285
Splatting 229
103% 240 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 99.9%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$194
334GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
246% Outstanding
Read 2,002
Write 1,329
Mixed 1,365
347% 1,566 MB/s
4K Read 57.2
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 54.5
222% 78.3 MB/s
DQ Read 534
DQ Write 272
DQ Mixed 174
190% 327 MB/s
Poor: 170%
This bench: 246%
Great: 256%
WD Red 4TB (2013)-$118
3TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
96% Outstanding
Read 170
Write 164
Mixed 151
122% 162 MB/s
4K Read 0.94
4K Write 2.66
4K Mixed 0.29
120% 1.29 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 96%
Great: 99%
Seagate Laptop SSHD 2.5" 1TB-$60
840GB free
Firmware: SM28 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
62.8% Good
Read 106
Write 111
Mixed 104
81% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 5.37
4K Mixed 0.59
191% 2.19 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 62.8%
Great: 64%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB DDR4 2666 C16 2x8GB-$175
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
84.7% Excellent
MC Read 33
MC Write 32.5
MC Mixed 23.8
85% 29.8 GB/s
SC Read 17
SC Write 32.6
SC Mixed 27.6
74% 25.7 GB/s
Latency 55.7
72% 55.7 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 84.7%
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 12,585 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $280

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $1,357
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HDDRAMUSB
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Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $59HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $219SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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