Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 125%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 135%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 103%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (85th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 15 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 107%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics140% 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 Drive221% 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 (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory27.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171226
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 11:59
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing above expectations (85th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-7700K-$350
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
107% Outstanding
SC Int 147
SC Float 153
SC Mixed 150
120% 150 Pts
QC Int 531
QC Float 556
QC Mixed 530
122% 539 Pts
MC Int 701
MC Float 837
MC Mixed 782
115% 773 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 107%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$490
CLim: 2126 MHz, MLim: 2627 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
140% Outstanding
Lighting 448
Reflection 418
Parallax 445
138% 437 fps
MRender 256
Gravity 440
Splatting 273
141% 323 fps
Poor: 74%
This bench: 140%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$42
148GB free
Firmware: Z33110RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
83.4% Excellent
Read 516
Write 452
Mixed 483
108% 484 MB/s
4K Read 22
4K Write 85.4
4K Mixed 7.17
88% 38.2 MB/s
DQ Read 197
DQ Write 285
DQ Mixed 7.71
71% 163 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 83.4%
Great: 85%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
148GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
221% Outstanding
Read 2,020
Write 1,135
Mixed 1,142
316% 1,433 MB/s
4K Read 52.9
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 47.7
198% 69 MB/s
DQ Read 306
DQ Write 193
DQ Mixed 119
124% 206 MB/s
Poor: 144%
This bench: 221%
Great: 235%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
752GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
93.7% Outstanding
Read 184
Write 142
Mixed 130
114% 152 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 2.02
4K Mixed 0.3
100% 1.01 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 93.7%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
99.7% Outstanding
MC Read 36.4
MC Write 37.9
MC Mixed 31
100% 35.1 GB/s
SC Read 22.6
SC Write 41.6
SC Mixed 30.6
90% 31.6 GB/s
Latency 53.5
75% 53.5 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 99.7%
Great: 108%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical STRIX Z270E GAMING Builds (Compare 14,219 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $500

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 107% - Outstanding Total price: $1,555
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HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $125SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $70G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $830SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $136SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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