Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 126%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 98.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics10.1% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive229% 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.
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.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 13 '18 at 23:20
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
98.8% Outstanding
SC Int 126
SC Float 142
SC Mixed 143
110% 137 Pts
QC Int 476
QC Float 482
QC Mixed 474
108% 477 Pts
MC Int 706
MC Float 803
MC Mixed 761
113% 757 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 98.8%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 630 (Desktop Kaby Lake)
Asus(1043 872F) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 23.20.16.4973
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
10.1% Very poor
Lighting 25.8
Reflection 31.5
Parallax 27.5
8% 28.3 fps
MRender 23.7
Gravity 23.3
Splatting 38.9
12% 28.6 fps
Poor: 7%
This bench: 10.1%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$202
342GB free
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
229% Outstanding
Read 2,074
Write 1,392
Mixed 1,265
349% 1,577 MB/s
4K Read 51.2
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 30.6
182% 68.1 MB/s
DQ Read 50.8
DQ Write 291
DQ Mixed 26.1
63% 123 MB/s
Poor: 185%
This bench: 229%
Great: 277%
OCZ AMD Radeon R7 120GB-$67
79GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
99.3% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 428
Mixed 455
104% 467 MB/s
4K Read 25.2
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 22.7
128% 53.9 MB/s
DQ Read 339
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 80
131% 252 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 99.3%
Great: 101%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$39
703GB free
Firmware: CC47 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 170
Mixed 175
135% 180 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 1.65
4K Mixed 0.32
94% 0.88 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 104%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
GEIL CL16-16-16 D4-2400 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (32nd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
68.3% Good
MC Read 24.8
MC Write 25.1
MC Mixed 21.6
68% 23.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 26.4
SC Mixed 21.7
62% 21.8 GB/s
Latency 70.8
56% 70.8 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 68.3%
Great: 81%
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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 12,153 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $174

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $1,280
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