Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 96.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics137% 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 Drive93.3% 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.
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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 04:09
Run Duration190 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
96.2% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 140
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 460
QC Float 477
QC Mixed 460
106% 465 Pts
MC Int 693
MC Float 784
MC Mixed 740
110% 739 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 96.2%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$490
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
137% Outstanding
Lighting 443
Reflection 394
Parallax 459
139% 432 fps
MRender 250
Gravity 423
Splatting 256
136% 309 fps
Poor: 73%
This bench: 137%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$207
19GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0CB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
93.3% Outstanding
Read 495
Write 341
Mixed 356
88% 397 MB/s
4K Read 39.4
4K Write 85
4K Mixed 22.8
134% 49.1 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 241
DQ Mixed 81.6
122% 232 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 93.3%
Great: 117%
WD Blue 640GB (2008)-$30
63GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
39.1% Below average
Read 71.2
Write 64.7
Mixed 69.7
52% 68.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.45
4K Write 1.87
4K Mixed 0.41
98% 0.91 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 39.1%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$176
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
84.2% Excellent
MC Read 34
MC Write 34.9
MC Mixed 25.4
90% 31.4 GB/s
SC Read 9.1
SC Write 20.7
SC Mixed 20.7
48% 16.8 GB/s
Latency 55.8
72% 55.8 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 103%
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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 12,579 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 - $280

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $1,367
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