Asus STRIX Z270H GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 96.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics37.1% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive107% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270H GAMING  (all builds)
Memory5.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171225
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 16 '18 at 20:32
Run Duration148 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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-$202
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
96.1% Outstanding
SC Int 126
SC Float 137
SC Mixed 130
104% 131 Pts
QC Int 481
QC Float 546
QC Mixed 502
116% 510 Pts
MC Int 492
MC Float 548
MC Mixed 517
78% 519 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 96.1%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 270X-$199
MSI(1462 3030) 2GB
CLim: 1080 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.3.4
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
37.1% Below average
Lighting 117
Reflection 90.5
Parallax 148
40% 118 fps
MRender 64.2
Gravity 96.3
Splatting 90.1
35% 83.5 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 37.1%
Great: 39%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$145
297GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 399
Mixed 427
99% 445 MB/s
4K Read 30.4
4K Write 83.6
4K Mixed 46.1
149% 53.4 MB/s
DQ Read 392
DQ Write 287
DQ Mixed 112
145% 264 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 107%
Great: 112%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$60
2TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 74% Great: 108%
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.C 1TB-$50
589GB free
Firmware: JP4OA3EA Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
62.1% Good
Read 108
Write 109
Mixed 104
80% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 1.23
4K Mixed 0.33
83% 0.71 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT8G4DFS824A.C8FDD1 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
46% Average
MC Read 16.6
MC Write 16.4
MC Mixed 12.2
43% 15.1 GB/s
SC Read 13.8
SC Write 16.6
SC Mixed 14.3
43% 14.9 GB/s
Latency 60.6
66% 60.6 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 46%
Great: 47%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical STRIX Z270H GAMING Builds (Compare 3,770 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270H GAMING - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,167
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