Asus STRIX Z270F GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 111%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics100% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive253% 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 (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270F GAMING  (all builds)
Memory10.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateAug 14 '19 at 10:09
Run Duration160 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (55th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700K-$269
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
75% Very good
1-Core 129
2-Core 239
88% 184 Pts
4-Core 417
8-Core 644
68% 531 Pts
64-Core 650
44% 650 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 75%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2027 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Lighting 317
Reflection 284
Parallax 296
96% 299 fps
MRender 206
Gravity 293
Splatting 227
104% 242 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 100%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$90
272GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 702 595 595 584 590 573 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
253% Outstanding
Read 1,427
Write 1,190
Mixed 1072
SusWrite 606
240% 1,074 MB/s
4K Read 66.8
4K Write 180
4K Mixed 93.4
316% 113 MB/s
DQ Read 1,436
DQ Write 1,285
DQ Mixed 1,326
1,004% 1,349 MB/s
Poor: 185%
This bench: 253%
Great: 331%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$103
314GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 329 431 475 482 481 479 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
129% Outstanding
Read 480
Write 465
Mixed 390
SusWrite 446
100% 445 MB/s
4K Read 45.4
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 62.8
214% 76.6 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 359
270% 362 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 129%
Great: 135%
SanDisk Ultra II 240GB-$60
223GB free
Firmware: X41320RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 320 417 203 182 171 175 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
91.7% Outstanding
Read 470
Write 452
Mixed 353
SusWrite 245
85% 380 MB/s
4K Read 29.4
4K Write 79.2
4K Mixed 39.4
137% 49.3 MB/s
DQ Read 389
DQ Write 309
DQ Mixed 257
218% 318 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 91.7%
Great: 103%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB
308GB free, PID a008
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 97 97 97 97 97 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
37.3% Below average
Read 81
Write 83
Mixed 31
SusWrite 92.5
96% 71.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
80% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 37.3%
Great: 40%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$70
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (13th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
68.4% Good
MC Read 26
MC Write 25.4
MC Mixed 20.2
68% 23.9 GB/s
SC Read 16.5
SC Write 23.2
SC Mixed 22.3
59% 20.7 GB/s
Latency 63
64% 63 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 68.4%
Great: 109%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical STRIX Z270F GAMING Builds (Compare 15,332 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 65%
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Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270F GAMING - $592

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,641
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