Asus STRIX Z270G GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 155%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 101%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 105%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics20.9% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive115% 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 (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270G GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161228
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 06:18
Run Duration202 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st 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 4.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
105% Outstanding
SC Int 147
SC Float 157
SC Mixed 151
121% 152 Pts
QC Int 529
QC Float 530
QC Mixed 505
118% 522 Pts
MC Int 756
MC Float 853
MC Mixed 800
120% 803 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 105%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$713
CLim: 2138 MHz, MLim: 2993 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 416.34
Relative performance (0th percentile)
20.9% Poor
Lighting 19.4
Reflection 46.2
Parallax 94.5
14% 53.4 fps
MRender 39.4
Gravity 97.7
Splatting 30.6
26% 55.9 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 20.9%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$207
110GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0CB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 322 249 259 246 211 123 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 487
Mixed 430
SusWrite 235
93% 414 MB/s
4K Read 45.2
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 59.2
208% 75 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 240
214% 322 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 115%
Great: 116%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$140
161GB free
Firmware: 1B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1936 662 660 657 659 657 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
334% Outstanding
Read 2,548
Write 2,379
Mixed 1619
SusWrite 872
414% 1,854 MB/s
4K Read 69.2
4K Write 196
4K Mixed 96.7
332% 120 MB/s
DQ Read 1,810
DQ Write 1,591
DQ Mixed 1,639
1,245% 1,680 MB/s
Poor: 187%
This bench: 334%
Great: 316%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$60
833GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 170 169 167 169 169 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
95% Outstanding
Read 163
Write 161
Mixed 81.7
SusWrite 168
105% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 95%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LED DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$127
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 37.2
MC Write 38.5
MC Mixed 31.4
102% 35.7 GB/s
SC Read 22.5
SC Write 41.9
SC Mixed 30.9
91% 31.8 GB/s
Latency 50.8
79% 50.8 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 101%
Great: 104%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical STRIX Z270G GAMING Builds (Compare 2,500 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 117%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 87%
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Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270G GAMING - $192

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $1,500
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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 $98
Intel Core i7-7700K $355AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $869SanDisk Extreme 64GB $42
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $140SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $157SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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