Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 94.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics72.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive85.1% 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.
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 04 '18 at 22:36
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
94.9% Outstanding
SC Int 137
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 140
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 440
QC Float 454
QC Mixed 461
102% 452 Pts
MC Int 652
MC Float 728
MC Mixed 635
100% 672 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 94.9%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$240
EVGA(3842 6264) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 397.93
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
72.3% Very good
Lighting 232
Reflection 200
Parallax 212
70% 215 fps
MRender 144
Gravity 214
Splatting 160
74% 173 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 72.3%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 480GB-$100
43GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X41100RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
85.1% Excellent
Read 493
Write 334
Mixed 310
84% 379 MB/s
4K Read 35
4K Write 82.7
4K Mixed 14.6
115% 44.1 MB/s
DQ Read 352
DQ Write 194
DQ Mixed 12.3
79% 186 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$80
789GB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
96.2% Outstanding
Read 192
Write 143
Mixed 151
122% 162 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.57
4K Mixed 0.22
73% 0.76 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 96.2%
Great: 116%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$74
532GB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
81.2% Excellent
Read 161
Write 122
Mixed 129
103% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.46
4K Mixed 0.13
58% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 81.2%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$173
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (13th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
65% Good
MC Read 25.8
MC Write 23.5
MC Mixed 19.7
66% 23 GB/s
SC Read 14.6
SC Write 22.7
SC Mixed 21
56% 19.4 GB/s
Latency 77.3
52% 77.3 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 65%
Great: 103%
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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 13,042 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $280

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $1,322
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $175SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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