Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics145% 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 Drive135% 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.
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.
Very high background CPU (53%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
8 months ago, 8 months ago.
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 28 '17 at 06:06
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 53%

 PC Performing as expected (44th 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 i5-7600K-$240
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
71.7% Very good
SC Int 125
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 120
101% 127 Pts
QC Int 322
QC Float 347
QC Mixed 326
75% 332 Pts
MC Int 379
MC Float 398
MC Mixed 452
61% 410 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 71.7%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$469
MSI(1462 3366) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
145% Outstanding
Lighting 627
Reflection 378
Parallax 415
170% 473 fps
MRender 238
Gravity 390
Splatting 246
127% 291 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 145%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$94
37GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
135% Outstanding
Read 1,611
Write 276
Mixed 337
159% 741 MB/s
4K Read 43.4
4K Write 137
4K Mixed 23.1
168% 67.8 MB/s
DQ Read 42.1
DQ Write 219
DQ Mixed 16.8
46% 92.5 MB/s
Poor: 149%
This bench: 135%
Great: 234%
Hitachi HUA723020ALA641 2TB-$78
2TB free
Firmware: MK7OA840 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
84.5% Excellent
Read 150
Write 145
Mixed 118
103% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.99
4K Write 1.83
4K Mixed 0.47
127% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 84.5%
Great: 83%
Hitachi HUA723020ALA641 2TB-$78
790GB free
Firmware: MK7OA840 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
74.7% Very good
Read 136
Write 125
Mixed 87.1
86% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 1.98
4K Mixed 0.43
110% 1.01 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 74.7%
Great: 83%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016)-$70
159GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
68.6% Good
Read 102
Write 136
Mixed 134
94% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 5.24
4K Mixed 0.58
182% 2.11 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 68.6%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$191
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
70.8% Very good
MC Read 25.1
MC Write 27.7
MC Mixed 21.4
71% 24.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 26.7
SC Mixed 22.1
62% 21.9 GB/s
Latency 64.5
62% 64.5 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 70.8%
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 Z270E GAMING Builds (Compare 13,627 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 - $280

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $1,333
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