Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 120%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 107%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics62.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive195% 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.
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 15 '18 at 02:37
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
107% Outstanding
SC Int 148
SC Float 158
SC Mixed 152
122% 153 Pts
QC Int 502
QC Float 559
QC Mixed 522
120% 528 Pts
MC Int 748
MC Float 860
MC Mixed 819
121% 809 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 107%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$200
CLim: 1360 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.8.2
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
62.5% Good
Lighting 174
Reflection 185
Parallax 240
61% 200 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 167
Splatting 130
63% 148 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 62.5%
Great: 76%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
78GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 571 313 298 293 281 263 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
195% Outstanding
Read 1,304
Write 1128
Mixed 566
SusWrite 336
185% 834 MB/s
4K Read 44.1
4K Write 176
4K Mixed 60.8
238% 93.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,090
DQ Write 1,149
DQ Mixed 761
671% 1,000 MB/s
Poor: 133%
This bench: 195%
Great: 236%
Seagate ST3750640AS 750GB-$119
418GB free
Firmware: 3.AAE
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 64 68 67 69 69 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
39.4% Below average
Read 69.8
Write 44.2
Mixed 49.5
SusWrite 67.3
43% 57.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.6
110% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 39.4%
Great: 42%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$146
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2197 MHz
Performing below potential (28th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
73.3% Very good
MC Read 28.1
MC Write 27.4
MC Mixed 20.8
73% 25.4 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 27.5
SC Mixed 23.5
66% 23 GB/s
Latency 59.5
67% 59.5 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 73.3%
Great: 103%
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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 13,491 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $420

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 135% - Outstanding Total price: $1,080
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