Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 57.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics103% 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 Drive136% 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.
Very high background CPU (87%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory21.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 25 '21 at 17:51
Run Duration483 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 87%
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 PC Performing as expected (57th 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-$361
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
57.2% Above average
Memory 94.5
1-Core 49
2-Core 91.7
54% 78.4 Pts
4-Core 108
8-Core 721
44% 414 Pts
64-Core 594
40% 594 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 57.2%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 496.76
Performing below potential (39th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
103% Outstanding
Lighting 124
Reflection 137
Parallax 136
100% 132 fps
MRender 113
Gravity 135
Splatting 115
106% 121 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 103%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$72
111GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF121C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 551 482 286 426 119 120 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
136% Outstanding
Read 837
Write 555
Mixed 637
SusWrite 331
132% 590 MB/s
4K Read 31.5
4K Write 143
4K Mixed 52.9
191% 75.8 MB/s
DQ Read 501
DQ Write 526
DQ Mixed 463
362% 497 MB/s
Poor: 92%
This bench: 136%
Great: 144%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$140
85GB free
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 459 464 467 451 451 356 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Read 482
Write 459
Mixed 426
SusWrite 441
102% 452 MB/s
4K Read 48.7
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 66.6
221% 77.4 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 360
271% 362 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 131%
Great: 135%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
764GB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 188 196 193 198 195 197 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 184
Write 133
Mixed 76.9
SusWrite 194
107% 147 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
154% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 108%
Great: 114%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$80
246GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 97 98 99 99 99 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
63.1% Good
Read 121
Write 104
Mixed 106
SusWrite 98.2
80% 107 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
195% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 63.1%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMW32GX4M4C3600C18 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
92.1% Outstanding
MC Read 32.6
MC Write 36.1
MC Mixed 29.2
93% 32.6 GB/s
SC Read 20.1
SC Write 39.2
SC Mixed 25.6
81% 28.3 GB/s
Latency 58.6
68% 58.6 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 92.1%
Great: 131%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 53: 6R 5G 8B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
53% 56% 34 318 269 60 24" 1920 1080 GSM770F 27GK750F
History: Score 43: 6R 2G 7B | Score 53: 7R 4G 6B | Score 50: 5R 6G 7B | Score 43: 5R 5G 3B | Score 35: 5R 3G 1B | Score 42: 5R 4G 5B | Score 53: 6R 5G 8B
Typical STRIX Z270E GAMING Builds (Compare 10,794 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $199

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $1,313
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HDDRAMUSB
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