Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 111%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 93.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics67.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive188% 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.
Very high background CPU (45%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory26.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 04:31
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 45%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th 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-$215
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
93.1% Outstanding
SC Int 124
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 130
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 458
QC Float 523
QC Mixed 480
110% 487 Pts
MC Int 454
MC Float 515
MC Mixed 484
72% 484 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 93.1%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$80
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
67.5% Good
Lighting 185
Reflection 185
Parallax 185
57% 185 fps
MRender 167
Gravity 185
Splatting 185
75% 179 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 67.5%
Great: 179%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$103
143GB free
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
188% Outstanding
Read 1,480
Write 992
Mixed 1,070
262% 1,181 MB/s
4K Read 42.9
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 37.1
170% 62.7 MB/s
DQ Read 466
DQ Write 330
DQ Mixed 170
188% 322 MB/s
Poor: 171%
This bench: 188%
Great: 264%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$80
3TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 191
Write 180
Mixed 171
136% 181 MB/s
4K Read 0.77
4K Write 1.65
4K Mixed 0.25
90% 0.89 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 106%
Great: 109%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
192GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
74.5% Very good
Read 134
Write 126
Mixed 122
96% 127 MB/s
4K Read 0.81
4K Write 1.49
4K Mixed 0.3
94% 0.86 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (33rd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
75.1% Very good
MC Read 26.2
MC Write 28.5
MC Mixed 24.6
76% 26.4 GB/s
SC Read 17
SC Write 28.8
SC Mixed 23.7
66% 23.2 GB/s
Latency 66
61% 66 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 115%
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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 12,150 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: $1,270
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AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $160Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $270Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $125
Intel Core i5-8600K $239AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $125
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $177SanDisk Extreme 64GB $44
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $911SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $59HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $226SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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