Asus ROG STRIX Z370-E GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 99.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics102% 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.
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 (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus ROG STRIX Z370-E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory8.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190527
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateOct 14 '19 at 12:24
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-8600K-$258
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
99.1% Outstanding
1-Core 142
2-Core 284
100% 213 Pts
4-Core 565
8-Core 811
89% 688 Pts
64-Core 811
54% 811 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 99.1%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
EVGA(3842 6282) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
102% Outstanding
Lighting 404
Reflection 390
Parallax 405
104% 400 fps
MRender 251
Gravity 402
Splatting 257
100% 304 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 102%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 EVO 500GB
54GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 211 42 44 46 45 44 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - drive id incomplete or inconclusive
Read 501
Write 483
Mixed 301
SusWrite 71.7
76% 339 MB/s
4K Read 42.4
4K Write 92.4
4K Mixed 50.2
178% 61.7 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 180
183% 297 MB/s
Poor: 46% Great: 116%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$107
148GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 9,422
Write 8,674
Mixed 8,709
1,995% 8,935 MB/s
4K Read 484
4K Write 269
4K Mixed 305
1,267% 353 MB/s
DQ Read 1,506
DQ Write 1,217
DQ Mixed 1,185
935% 1,303 MB/s
Poor: 78% Great: 135%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
747GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 179 183 184 185 186 186 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 172
Mixed 109
SusWrite 184
121% 164 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.1
218% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 108%
Great: 106%
WD Green 1TB (2009)-$99
916GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 96 93 101 99 104 104 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
58.1% Above average
Read 103
Write 99.8
Mixed 64.3
SusWrite 99.5
67% 91.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.4
92% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 58.1%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$135
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
99.6% Outstanding
MC Read 38.8
MC Write 39
MC Mixed 27.8
101% 35.2 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 38
SC Mixed 30
86% 30 GB/s
Latency 49.8
80% 49.8 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 99.6%
Great: 103%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical ROG STRIX Z370-E GAMING Builds (Compare 27,370 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 111%
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Desktop
Desktop 113%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 92%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z370-E GAMING - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $1,653
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HDDRAMUSB
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