Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 26%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics17.6% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive126% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
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)
Memory5.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateMay 22 '19 at 01:14
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (54th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$292
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
82.5% Excellent
Memory 90.3
1-Core 124
2-Core 216
85% 144 Pts
4-Core 402
8-Core 662
67% 532 Pts
64-Core 664
45% 664 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 82.5%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7850-$174
PwrHis(1787 2320) 2GB
CLim: 860 MHz, MLim: 1200 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
17.6% Very poor
Lighting 78
Reflection 72.3
Parallax 99.4
20% 83.2 fps
MRender 52.2
Gravity 62
Splatting 75
18% 63.1 fps
Poor: 17%
This bench: 17.6%
Great: 21%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 500GB-$68
53GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR022
SusWrite @10s intervals: 450 458 447 437 461 460 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
126% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 455
Mixed 436
SusWrite 452
104% 462 MB/s
4K Read 42.7
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 56.9
199% 71.6 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 294
240% 342 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 126%
Great: 125%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$41
603GB free
Firmware: CC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 163 164 166 166 166 163 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
99.3% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 151
Mixed 85.7
SusWrite 165
107% 146 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
154% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 99.3%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 1x8GB-$39
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (26th percentile) - ensure that an XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
38.1% Below average
MC Read 14.3
MC Write 12.7
MC Mixed 10.2
35% 12.4 GB/s
SC Read 11.1
SC Write 13.2
SC Mixed 11.5
34% 11.9 GB/s
Latency 66.8
60% 66.8 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 38.1%
Great: 48%
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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 24,178 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $199

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $1,333
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