Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 86.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics101% 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 Drive101% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory23.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateApr 03 '24 at 08:39
Run Duration212 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%
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 PC Performing as expected (43rd percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i7-7700K-$250
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
86.6% Excellent
Memory 87.9
1-Core 135
2-Core 263
90% 162 Pts
4-Core 460
8-Core 700
72% 580 Pts
64-Core 704
44% 704 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$400
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 536.23
Performing below potential (47th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
101% Outstanding
Lighting 126
Reflection 216
Parallax 144
103% 162 fps
MRender 117
Gravity 131
Splatting 116
99% 121 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 101%
Great: 110%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Samsung 870 EVO 1TB-$89
107GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 396 413 410 407 394 387 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 497
Write 470
Mixed 374
SusWrite 401
98% 435 MB/s
4K Read 32.5
4K Write 82.1
4K Mixed 40.1
144% 51.6 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 163
DQ Mixed 288
210% 279 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 101%
Great: 137%
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$43
231GB free
Firmware: 1B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1508 892 894 892 891 885 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
262% Outstanding
Read 2,403
Write 2,120
Mixed 1,707
SusWrite 994
404% 1,806 MB/s
4K Read 55.6
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 70.2
227% 75.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1049
DQ Write 492
DQ Mixed 802
586% 781 MB/s
Poor: 178%
This bench: 262%
Great: 355%
WD Blue SA510 2.5 2TB
981GB free
Firmware: 530309WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 385 415 418 430 440 442 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 479
Write 437
Mixed 413
SusWrite 422
98% 438 MB/s
4K Read 36.2
4K Write 81
4K Mixed 48.5
160% 55.2 MB/s
DQ Read 343
DQ Write 328
DQ Mixed 119
149% 263 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 110%
Great: 124%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Corsair CMT32GX4M2D3600C18 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (18th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
70.9% Very good
MC Read 25.9
MC Write 26.6
MC Mixed 22.2
71% 24.9 GB/s
SC Read 15.8
SC Write 27.9
SC Mixed 22.8
63% 22.2 GB/s
Latency 70.2
57% 70.2 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 70.9%
Great: 129%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 36: 0P 2R 8G 2B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
5% 15% 20 154 59 60 26.9" 1280 720 MSI1462 Optix G27C2
History: Score 5: 0P 0R 1G 2B | Score 36: 0P 2R 8G 2B
Typical STRIX Z270E GAMING Builds (Compare 6,539 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 89%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $199

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $1,001
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