Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (87th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 13 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 89.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics53% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive98% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
High background CPU (28%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 10 '19 at 06:03
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 28%

 PC Performing way above expectations (87th 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-$275
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
89.2% Excellent
1-Core 130
2-Core 260
92% 195 Pts
4-Core 504
8-Core 705
78% 604 Pts
64-Core 699
47% 699 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 89.2%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$399
EVGA(3842 2978) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
53% Above average
Lighting 205
Reflection 187
Parallax 226
54% 206 fps
MRender 157
Gravity 194
Splatting 132
52% 161 fps
Poor: 44%
This bench: 53%
Great: 54%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SSD 120GB
74GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM91.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 380 367 366 380 383 385 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
98% Outstanding
Read 398
Write 309
Mixed 305
SusWrite 377
78% 347 MB/s
4K Read 37.5
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 32.6
152% 56.8 MB/s
DQ Read 292
DQ Write 323
DQ Mixed 198
179% 271 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 98%
Great: 99%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D32AESBK.M8FE 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 39.2
MC Write 39.7
MC Mixed 29
103% 36 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 41.4
SC Mixed 33.1
92% 32.2 GB/s
Latency 48.6
82% 48.6 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 103%
Great: 113%
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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 20,220 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $380

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,414
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