Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 94.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics105% 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 Drive233% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory24.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime29.1 Days
Run DateApr 15 '21 at 20:43
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%
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 PC Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700K-$379
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
94.5% Outstanding
Memory 97.6
1-Core 127
2-Core 262
93% 162 Pts
4-Core 492
8-Core 736
79% 614 Pts
64-Core 736
49% 736 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 94.5%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.09
Performing below potential (51st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
105% Outstanding
Lighting 129
Reflection 144
Parallax 131
104% 134 fps
MRender 115
Gravity 133
Splatting 119
105% 122 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 105%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$91
94GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 530 275 267 263 259 257 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
233% Outstanding
Read 1,911
Write 1,381
Mixed 635
SusWrite 308
234% 1,059 MB/s
4K Read 52.9
4K Write 199
4K Mixed 67.4
272% 107 MB/s
DQ Read 1,296
DQ Write 1,181
DQ Mixed 696
670% 1,057 MB/s
Poor: 139%
This bench: 233%
Great: 233%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$99
1TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 161 158 158 157 156 158 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
90.8% Outstanding
Read 158
Write 176
Mixed 58.5
SusWrite 158
100% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.7
154% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 90.8%
Great: 112%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$30
565GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 161 164 162 162 164 164 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
95.9% Outstanding
Read 171
Write 150
Mixed 91.7
SusWrite 163
106% 144 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.1
230% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 95.9%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C14 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
107% Outstanding
MC Read 39.4
MC Write 40.6
MC Mixed 33.6
108% 37.9 GB/s
SC Read 22.5
SC Write 43.7
SC Mixed 32.4
94% 32.9 GB/s
Latency 47.6
84% 47.6 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 107%
Great: 142%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical STRIX Z270E GAMING Builds (Compare 8,728 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $199

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $1,276
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