Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 96.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics3.7% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive74.1% 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.
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory10.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 28 '18 at 00:55
Run Duration154 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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-$349
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
96.4% Outstanding
SC Int 137
SC Float 141
SC Mixed 139
111% 139 Pts
QC Int 433
QC Float 477
QC Mixed 469
104% 460 Pts
MC Int 650
MC Float 732
MC Mixed 690
103% 691 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 96.4%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro 600
HP(103C 0835) 1GB
CLim: 640 MHz, MLim: 400 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 377.83
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
3.7% Terrible
Lighting 10.9
Reflection 9.7
Parallax 10.5
3% 10.4 fps
MRender 10.5
Gravity 10.9
Splatting 5.9
4% 9.1 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.7%
Great: 4%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS1311 240GB-$40
45GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS131122 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
74.1% Very good
Read 517
Write 321
Mixed 196
76% 345 MB/s
4K Read 25
4K Write 74.5
4K Mixed 7.95
87% 35.8 MB/s
DQ Read 298
DQ Write 123
DQ Mixed 32.4
71% 151 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 74.1%
Great: 97%
PNY CS1311 120GB-$30
0GB free
Firmware: CS131122 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
82.7% Excellent
Read 516
Write 338
Mixed 345
88% 400 MB/s
4K Read 34.3
4K Write 76.6
4K Mixed 10.4
106% 40.4 MB/s
DQ Read 314
DQ Write 219
DQ Mixed 45.6
94% 193 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 82.7%
Great: 92%
Seagate ST2000DM001-1ER164 1TB
930GB free
Firmware: MS2OA8J0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 193
Write 182
Mixed 164
135% 180 MB/s
4K Read 1.02
4K Write 2.12
4K Mixed 0.24
108% 1.12 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 108%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$70
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
36.8% Below average
MC Read 12.3
MC Write 12.6
MC Mixed 10.7
34% 11.9 GB/s
SC Read 11.8
SC Write 11.4
SC Mixed 12.3
34% 11.8 GB/s
Latency 68.1
59% 68.1 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 36.8%
Great: 105%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical STRIX Z270E GAMING Builds (Compare 18,258 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $1,250
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