Asus STRIX Z270G GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 100%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics84% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive159% 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 (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270G GAMING  (all builds)
Memory10.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161228
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 04 '19 at 18:07
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User NAM-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (49th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-7600K-$251
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
86.5% Excellent
1-Core 130
2-Core 256
91% 193 Pts
4-Core 489
8-Core 480
66% 485 Pts
64-Core 491
33% 491 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 86.5%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$346
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
84% Excellent
Lighting 325
Reflection 300
Parallax 312
85% 312 fps
MRender 207
Gravity 311
Splatting 241
84% 253 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 84%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$67
332GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR013 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 622 633 613 674 664 309 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
159% Outstanding
Read 1,172
Write 597
Mixed 684
SusWrite 586
169% 760 MB/s
4K Read 46.7
4K Write 93.2
4K Mixed 63.7
202% 67.9 MB/s
DQ Read 302
DQ Write 274
DQ Mixed 209
178% 261 MB/s
Poor: 114%
This bench: 159%
Great: 230%
Samsung 750 EVO 120GB-$69
111GB free
Firmware: MAT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 312 131 173 131 131 131 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 485
Mixed 353
SusWrite 168
85% 378 MB/s
4K Read 44
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 58.3
206% 74.6 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 318
251% 348 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 110%
Great: 109%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$42
349GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 170 170 169 170 170 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
78% Very good
Read 102
Write 104
Mixed 73.3
SusWrite 169
82% 112 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1
206% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 78%
Great: 108%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB
726GB free
Firmware: 2BA30001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 16 23 18 27 19 44 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
9.58% Terrible
Read 9
Write 10.7
Mixed 6.2
SusWrite 24.4
9% 12.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.2
4K Mixed 0.1
19% 0.13 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 9.58%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2666 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (25th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
70.6% Very good
MC Read 26.4
MC Write 27.4
MC Mixed 21.4
72% 25.1 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 23.6
SC Mixed 21.1
57% 20.1 GB/s
Latency 65.1
61% 65.1 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 70.6%
Great: 96%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical STRIX Z270G GAMING Builds (Compare 4,107 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 110%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270G GAMING - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,546
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