Asus STRIX Z270H GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 124%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 92.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics102% 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 Drive212% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270H GAMING  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161108
Uptime16.2 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 10:23
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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-$290
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
92.7% Outstanding
SC Int 131
SC Float 138
SC Mixed 138
108% 136 Pts
QC Int 428
QC Float 424
QC Mixed 437
97% 430 Pts
MC Int 668
MC Float 768
MC Mixed 727
108% 721 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 92.7%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$447
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
102% Outstanding
Lighting 328
Reflection 287
Parallax 322
101% 312 fps
MRender 195
Gravity 300
Splatting 226
103% 240 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 102%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$116
34GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
212% Outstanding
Read 1,989
Write 1,189
Mixed 1,143
318% 1,440 MB/s
4K Read 53.8
4K Write 125
4K Mixed 21.7
175% 66.8 MB/s
DQ Read 54.2
DQ Write 375
DQ Mixed 26.9
76% 152 MB/s
Poor: 169%
This bench: 212%
Great: 269%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$55
2TB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 189
Write 176
Mixed 168
133% 177 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.53
4K Mixed 0.23
75% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 104%
Great: 78%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
2TB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 193
Write 159
Mixed 160
128% 170 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 1.44
4K Mixed 0.23
83% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 101%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x8GB-$176
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 3020 MHz
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
80.7% Excellent
MC Read 31.3
MC Write 29.5
MC Mixed 24.4
81% 28.4 GB/s
SC Read 19.7
SC Write 30.4
SC Mixed 24.4
71% 24.8 GB/s
Latency 62
65% 62 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 97%
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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 4,213 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270H GAMING - $155

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,165
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