Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (24th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 76 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.
Graphics97% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
8 days ago, 8 days ago.
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory26 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 13 '19 at 01:21
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing below expectations (24th 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-$350
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
93.1% Outstanding
SC Int 132
SC Float 138
SC Mixed 136
108% 135 Pts
QC Int 420
QC Float 469
QC Mixed 445
101% 445 Pts
MC Int 638
MC Float 749
MC Mixed 712
104% 700 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 93.1%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$350
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 397.93
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
97% Outstanding
Lighting 296
Reflection 292
Parallax 329
95% 305 fps
MRender 197
Gravity 272
Splatting 223
98% 230 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 97%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$140
40GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,238
Write 1,005
Mixed 607
210% 950 MB/s
4K Read 50.8
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 62
220% 78 MB/s
DQ Read 1204
DQ Write 1,083
DQ Mixed 782
686% 1023 MB/s
Poor: 161% Great: 258%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$59
303GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 150 152 153 129 151 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
67.1% Good
Read 86.7
Write 64
Mixed 64.2
SusWrite 147
67% 90.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
132% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 67.1%
Great: 117%
WD easystore 25FA 4TB
512GB free, PID 25fa
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 74 73 75 74 70 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
31.8% Below average
Read 84.3
Write 82.8
Mixed 55.8
SusWrite 73.3
99% 74.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.2
47% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 31.8%
Great: 65%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
72.4% Very good
MC Read 25.5
MC Write 27.9
MC Mixed 22.6
72% 25.3 GB/s
SC Read 18
SC Write 29.9
SC Mixed 23.1
68% 23.7 GB/s
Latency 74.6
54% 74.6 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 72.4%
Great: 121%
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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 15,093 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $549

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 106% - Outstanding Total price: $1,602
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HDDRAMUSB
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