Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 105%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics131% 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 Drive102% 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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171226
Uptime8.7 Days
Run DateJun 08 '18 at 06:06
Run Duration220 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
105% Outstanding
SC Int 142
SC Float 147
SC Mixed 142
115% 144 Pts
QC Int 530
QC Float 535
QC Mixed 524
120% 530 Pts
MC Int 693
MC Float 811
MC Mixed 766
113% 757 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 105%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$467
Asus(1043 85F9) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 397.31
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Lighting 418
Reflection 395
Parallax 410
128% 408 fps
MRender 247
Gravity 409
Splatting 261
133% 306 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 131%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$199
931GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 527
Write 416
Mixed 429
102% 457 MB/s
4K Read 42.3
4K Write 94
4K Mixed 49
177% 61.8 MB/s
DQ Read 275
DQ Write 217
DQ Mixed 26.1
79% 172 MB/s
Poor: 86%
This bench: 112%
Great: 133%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$95
44GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 407
Mixed 420
99% 447 MB/s
4K Read 41.7
4K Write 90.3
4K Mixed 33
153% 55 MB/s
DQ Read 289
DQ Write 211
DQ Mixed 119
125% 207 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 102%
Great: 124%
Verbatim Store n Go V3 USB 3.0 16GB-$8
10GB free, PID 0243
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
18.6% Very poor
Read 89.4
Write 10.6
Mixed 15.1
33% 38.4 MB/s
4K Read 9.16
4K Write 0.38
4K Mixed 0.34
58% 3.29 MB/s
Poor: 7%
This bench: 18.6%
Great: 33%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$169
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
91% Outstanding
MC Read 34.7
MC Write 35
MC Mixed 25.5
91% 31.7 GB/s
SC Read 21.5
SC Write 34.9
SC Mixed 29.9
82% 28.8 GB/s
Latency 52.1
77% 52.1 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 91%
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 13,063 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: 107% - Outstanding Total price: $1,302
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