Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 128%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 96.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics167% 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 Drive115% 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 (43%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 29 '17 at 22:16
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 43%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
96.9% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 147
SC Mixed 142
114% 142 Pts
QC Int 438
QC Float 498
QC Mixed 461
105% 466 Pts
MC Int 709
MC Float 799
MC Mixed 758
113% 756 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 96.9%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$699
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
167% Outstanding
Lighting 558
Reflection 532
Parallax 580
175% 557 fps
MRender 267
Gravity 538
Splatting 288
162% 364 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 167%
Great: 179%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$212
312GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 528
Write 501
Mixed 514
115% 514 MB/s
4K Read 38.9
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 47.1
184% 69.4 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 166
177% 294 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 124%
Great: 123%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$90
146GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 417
Mixed 420
100% 449 MB/s
4K Read 46.1
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 42.9
181% 64.9 MB/s
DQ Read 353
DQ Write 279
DQ Mixed 106
136% 246 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 115%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
99.3% Outstanding
MC Read 36.3
MC Write 37.7
MC Mixed 30.8
100% 34.9 GB/s
SC Read 22.2
SC Write 40.9
SC Mixed 30.6
89% 31.2 GB/s
Latency 52.8
76% 52.8 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 99.3%
Great: 110%
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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 4,521 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
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Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $1,172
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CPUGPUSSD
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HDDRAMUSB
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