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 (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 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 108%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive227% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory29.7 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 02:57
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing above expectations (80th 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-$290
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
108% Outstanding
SC Int 147
SC Float 156
SC Mixed 153
122% 152 Pts
QC Int 534
QC Float 562
QC Mixed 524
122% 540 Pts
MC Int 734
MC Float 828
MC Mixed 810
118% 791 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 108%
Great: 114%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
EVGA(3842 6282) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.77
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Poor: 53% Great: 144%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$120
157GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
227% Outstanding
Read 2,061
Write 1,251
Mixed 1,193
331% 1,502 MB/s
4K Read 53.3
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 41.6
194% 69.3 MB/s
DQ Read 239
DQ Write 230
DQ Mixed 27.6
77% 165 MB/s
Poor: 166%
This bench: 227%
Great: 265%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$120
87GB free
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
231% Outstanding
Read 2,302
Write 1,242
Mixed 1,244
351% 1,596 MB/s
4K Read 55.3
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 37
193% 69.5 MB/s
DQ Read 56.9
DQ Write 243
DQ Mixed 143
112% 148 MB/s
Poor: 166%
This bench: 231%
Great: 265%
WD Blue 3TB (2015)-$81
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 (97th percentile)
98.5% Outstanding
Read 168
Write 176
Mixed 158
126% 167 MB/s
4K Read 0.96
4K Write 2.54
4K Mixed 0.2
110% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 98.5%
Great: 98%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB-$443
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 39.1
MC Write 40.8
MC Mixed 30.9
106% 36.9 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 45.3
SC Mixed 32
96% 33.7 GB/s
Latency 50.6
79% 50.6 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 105%
Great: 107%
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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 9,926 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $199

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $1,360
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