Asus STRIX Z270H GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
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 a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 97.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics57.1% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive73.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270H GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161208
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 12 '17 at 20:57
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 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-$280
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
97.8% Outstanding
SC Int 133
SC Float 140
SC Mixed 136
109% 136 Pts
QC Int 497
QC Float 494
QC Mixed 482
111% 491 Pts
MC Int 681
MC Float 761
MC Mixed 721
108% 721 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 97.8%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 470-$208
CLim: 1270 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.4.4
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
57.1% Above average
Lighting 156
Reflection 168
Parallax 220
55% 181 fps
MRender 136
Gravity 152
Splatting 123
58% 137 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 57.1%
Great: 63%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS1311 480GB-$165
414GB free
Firmware: CS131122 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
73.2% Very good
Read 519
Write 352
Mixed 360
91% 410 MB/s
4K Read 32.9
4K Write 72.6
4K Mixed 9.97
101% 38.5 MB/s
DQ Read 34.4
DQ Write 78.2
DQ Mixed 9.89
21% 40.8 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 83%
Crucial M4 64GB-$158
60GB free
Firmware: 070H Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
54.6% Above average
Read 488
Write 107
Mixed 176
56% 257 MB/s
4K Read 28.4
4K Write 81
4K Mixed 6.41
94% 38.6 MB/s
DQ Read 29.1
DQ Write 83.7
DQ Mixed 4.56
18% 39.1 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 54.6%
Great: 58%
Toshiba MD04ACA400 4TB-$140
880GB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
60.6% Good
Read 122
Write 88.5
Mixed 122
84% 111 MB/s
4K Read 1.64
4K Write 1.98
4K Mixed 0.29
137% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 60.6%
Great: 100%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$205
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
96.2% Outstanding
MC Read 36.5
MC Write 37.1
MC Mixed 27
96% 33.5 GB/s
SC Read 22.4
SC Write 38.2
SC Mixed 31.3
88% 30.6 GB/s
Latency 50
80% 50 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 96.2%
Great: 104%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical STRIX Z270H GAMING Builds (Compare 2,640 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270H GAMING - $149

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,151
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