Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 101%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics134% 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.
Boot Drive119% 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.
Very high background CPU (36%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 02:38
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 36%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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-$360
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
101% Outstanding
SC Int 148
SC Float 155
SC Mixed 152
121% 152 Pts
QC Int 440
QC Float 495
QC Mixed 470
106% 468 Pts
MC Int 751
MC Float 862
MC Mixed 807
121% 807 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 101%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$713
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
134% Outstanding
Lighting 430
Reflection 382
Parallax 428
133% 413 fps
MRender 234
Gravity 446
Splatting 238
136% 306 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 134%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$78
58GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
119% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 402
Mixed 385
96% 434 MB/s
4K Read 48.6
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 51.8
197% 69.4 MB/s
DQ Read 352
DQ Write 263
DQ Mixed 107
134% 241 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 119%
Great: 124%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$55
183GB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
89.2% Excellent
Read 156
Write 155
Mixed 143
114% 151 MB/s
4K Read 0.57
4K Write 1.65
4K Mixed 0.18
74% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 89.2%
Great: 117%
WD Green 1TB (2009)-$132
86GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
49.8% Average
Read 95.7
Write 77.6
Mixed 80.5
64% 84.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 2.15
4K Mixed 0.34
106% 1.06 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$170
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
98.1% Outstanding
MC Read 36.7
MC Write 38.2
MC Mixed 28.2
98% 34.4 GB/s
SC Read 21.3
SC Write 39.4
SC Mixed 31
87% 30.6 GB/s
Latency 49.1
82% 49.1 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 98.1%
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 12,915 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 - $199

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $1,283
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Intel Core i7-7700K $360AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
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Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $55Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $145SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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