Asus STRIX Z270G GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 87.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics85.6% 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 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 (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270G GAMING  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime4.1 Days
Run DateSep 17 '20 at 09:08
Run Duration210 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 20%
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 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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-$275
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
87.2% Excellent
Memory 95.9
1-Core 133
2-Core 268
95% 165 Pts
4-Core 422
8-Core 694
71% 558 Pts
64-Core 659
44% 659 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 452.06
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
85.6% Excellent
Lighting 347
Reflection 330
Parallax 348
91% 342 fps
MRender 191
Gravity 322
Splatting 202
86% 238 fps
Poor: 77%
This bench: 85.6%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
150GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 515 334 328 328 326 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
253% Outstanding
Read 2,344
Write 1,463
Mixed 1,084
SusWrite 355
290% 1,312 MB/s
4K Read 64
4K Write 166
4K Mixed 83.2
292% 104 MB/s
DQ Read 976
DQ Write 1,174
DQ Mixed 1,007
778% 1,052 MB/s
Poor: 164%
This bench: 253%
Great: 272%
Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$105
350GB free
Firmware: P3CR013 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1496 1504 1501 953 86 100 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
246% Outstanding
Read 1,484
Write 1,494
Mixed 1,089
SusWrite 940
281% 1,252 MB/s
4K Read 62.8
4K Write 187
4K Mixed 83.5
301% 111 MB/s
DQ Read 690
DQ Write 948
DQ Mixed 275
360% 638 MB/s
Poor: 150%
This bench: 246%
Great: 314%
WD Blue 2.5" 750GB (2010)-$38
563GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 85 86 87 86 87 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
51.4% Above average
Read 93
Write 82.1
Mixed 47.9
SusWrite 85.9
57% 77.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
137% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 51.4%
Great: 55%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
PNY 8GBF2X04JEEE36-12-K 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
93.9% Outstanding
MC Read 35.1
MC Write 36.1
MC Mixed 29.4
96% 33.5 GB/s
SC Read 20.3
SC Write 33.6
SC Mixed 26.8
77% 26.9 GB/s
Latency 54.2
74% 54.2 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 93.9%
Great: 89%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical STRIX Z270G GAMING Builds (Compare 820 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270G GAMING - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,193
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HDDRAMUSB
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