Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 92.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics101% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171226
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 14 '18 at 00:15
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (60th 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 i5-7600K-$215
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
92.9% Outstanding
SC Int 140
SC Float 149
SC Mixed 144
115% 144 Pts
QC Int 478
QC Float 496
QC Mixed 451
108% 475 Pts
MC Int 507
MC Float 552
MC Mixed 516
79% 525 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 92.9%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$413
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Lighting 315
Reflection 297
Parallax 337
100% 316 fps
MRender 204
Gravity 286
Splatting 223
102% 238 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 101%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$125
310GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 69% Great: 115%
Hitachi HDN726060ALE614 6TB
3.5TB free
Firmware: APGNW7JH Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 176
Mixed 153
128% 170 MB/s
4K Read 0.38
4K Write 1.58
4K Mixed 0.37
86% 0.78 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 103%
Great: 121%
Hitachi HDN726060ALE614 6TB
2.5TB free
Firmware: APGNW7JH Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 178
Write 175
Mixed 158
128% 170 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 2.12
4K Mixed 0.56
128% 1.11 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 101%
Great: 121%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$84
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0
4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
98.1% Outstanding
Read 197
Write 145
Mixed 131
118% 158 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.19
95% 1.08 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 98.1%
Great: 82%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 38.5
MC Write 42.7
MC Mixed 31
107% 37.4 GB/s
SC Read 22.3
SC Write 40.8
SC Mixed 30.6
89% 31.2 GB/s
Latency 47.5
84% 47.5 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 105%
Great: 109%
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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 12,149 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $174

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 126% - Outstanding Total price: $890
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HDDRAMUSB
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