Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 110%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive196% 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.
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)
Memory29.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171226
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 02:52
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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-$285
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
110% Outstanding
SC Int 153
SC Float 160
SC Mixed 156
125% 156 Pts
QC Int 522
QC Float 574
QC Mixed 538
123% 545 Pts
MC Int 746
MC Float 873
MC Mixed 821
122% 814 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 110%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$109
EVGA(3842 6282) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.77
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Poor: 87% Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$115
157GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
196% Outstanding
Read 1,599
Write 1,124
Mixed 1,112
283% 1,278 MB/s
4K Read 53.9
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 29.3
176% 63.6 MB/s
DQ Read 332
DQ Write 232
DQ Mixed 122
135% 229 MB/s
Poor: 168%
This bench: 196%
Great: 266%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$115
87GB free
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
230% Outstanding
Read 2,320
Write 1,241
Mixed 1,187
348% 1,583 MB/s
4K Read 54.1
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 35.1
186% 66.9 MB/s
DQ Read 57.8
DQ Write 242
DQ Mixed 25.7
56% 109 MB/s
Poor: 168%
This bench: 230%
Great: 266%
WD Blue 3TB (2015)-$90
2.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
96.9% Outstanding
Read 161
Write 176
Mixed 156
124% 165 MB/s
4K Read 0.99
4K Write 2.61
4K Mixed 0.23
115% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 96.9%
Great: 97%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB-$426
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 39.2
MC Write 39.6
MC Mixed 31.8
105% 36.9 GB/s
SC Read 24.3
SC Write 44.7
SC Mixed 32
96% 33.7 GB/s
Latency 51
78% 51 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 105%
Great: 106%
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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 11,533 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
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Workstation
Workstation 73%
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Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $199

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 125% - Outstanding Total price: $913
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