Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 121%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 93.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics64% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive208% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171226
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateAug 10 '18 at 21:35
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User SAU-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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-$355
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
93.9% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 141
SC Mixed 138
110% 138 Pts
QC Int 406
QC Float 463
QC Mixed 445
99% 438 Pts
MC Int 680
MC Float 790
MC Mixed 742
110% 737 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 93.9%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$280
CLim: 1125 MHz, MLim: 2150 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.8.1
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
64% Good
Lighting 191
Reflection 153
Parallax 267
68% 204 fps
MRender 130
Gravity 178
Splatting 117
61% 141 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 64%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
98GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 515 237 227 234 233 231 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
208% Outstanding
Read 1,957
Write 1,434
Mixed 520
SusWrite 280
231% 1,048 MB/s
4K Read 42.4
4K Write 142
4K Mixed 55.8
211% 80.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,147
DQ Write 1000
DQ Mixed 636
596% 928 MB/s
Poor: 138%
This bench: 208%
Great: 232%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$55
1TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 168 170 164 170 174 172 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
97.6% Outstanding
Read 171
Write 133
Mixed 84.5
SusWrite 170
102% 140 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
130% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 97.6%
Great: 117%
StoreJet Transcend 1TB
170GB free, PID 5106
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 64 63 62 61 63 63 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
32.1% Below average
Read 84.2
Write 61
Mixed 50.4
SusWrite 62.5
84% 64.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
97% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 32.1%
Great: 46%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$126
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (39th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
75.8% Very good
MC Read 27.4
MC Write 28.3
MC Mixed 23.9
76% 26.5 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 29.9
SC Mixed 24.3
68% 24 GB/s
Latency 65.5
61% 65.5 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 89%
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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 13,021 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $549

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 106% - Outstanding Total price: $1,604
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $350Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $100
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $155Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $249Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $110
Intel Core i7-7700K $355AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $140SanDisk Extreme 64GB $42
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $869SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $55Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $160SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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