Asus STRIX Z270I GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 114%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics106% 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 Drive80.6% 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.
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 (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270I GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1280 x 720 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170928
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '18 at 23:40
Run Duration178 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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-$355
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
114% Outstanding
SC Int 154
SC Float 161
SC Mixed 157
126% 157 Pts
QC Int 529
QC Float 589
QC Mixed 562
127% 560 Pts
MC Int 773
MC Float 878
MC Mixed 836
124% 829 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 114%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$358
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Lighting 337
Reflection 317
Parallax 330
103% 328 fps
MRender 210
Gravity 306
Splatting 246
109% 254 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 106%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 3D SATA M.2 1TB-$153
839GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61130WD Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
80.6% Excellent
Read 503
Write 352
Mixed 345
89% 400 MB/s
4K Read 27.7
4K Write 44.4
4K Mixed 18.3
89% 30.1 MB/s
DQ Read 343
DQ Write 225
DQ Mixed 10.9
82% 193 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 80.6%
Great: 122%
Spcc Solid State Disk 120GB
32GB free
Firmware: 582ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
54.4% Above average
Read 338
Write 111
Mixed 164
45% 204 MB/s
4K Read 27.7
4K Write 97.4
4K Mixed 11.5
108% 45.5 MB/s
DQ Read 30.7
DQ Write 128
DQ Mixed 9.54
28% 56 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 54.4%
Great: 90%
Toshiba X300 6TB-$165
4.5TB free
Firmware: FS2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 59% Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$147
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (28th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
74.3% Very good
MC Read 28
MC Write 28.5
MC Mixed 20.6
73% 25.7 GB/s
SC Read 18.9
SC Write 29.6
SC Mixed 23.1
68% 23.9 GB/s
Latency 59.3
67% 59.3 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 74.3%
Great: 105%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical STRIX Z270I GAMING Builds (Compare 2,293 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 125%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 118%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270I GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $1,309
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