Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 138%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 139%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 103%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 97.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics174% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive242% 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 (41%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 01:19
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 41%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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-$335
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
97.7% Outstanding
SC Int 127
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 142
110% 138 Pts
QC Int 442
QC Float 501
QC Mixed 468
106% 470 Pts
MC Int 709
MC Float 802
MC Mixed 760
113% 757 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 97.7%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$690
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
174% Outstanding
Lighting 584
Reflection 531
Parallax 648
188% 588 fps
MRender 267
Gravity 547
Splatting 287
163% 367 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 174%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$135
342GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
242% Outstanding
Read 2,042
Write 1,366
Mixed 1,240
342% 1,549 MB/s
4K Read 51.4
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 49.2
201% 71.2 MB/s
DQ Read 431
DQ Write 297
DQ Mixed 163
176% 297 MB/s
Poor: 154%
This bench: 242%
Great: 256%
OCZ AMD Radeon R7 120GB-$67
79GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 427
Mixed 456
104% 467 MB/s
4K Read 28.4
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 23.3
136% 56.9 MB/s
DQ Read 295
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 82.3
127% 239 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 101%
Great: 101%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$42
707GB free
Firmware: CC47 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
96% Outstanding
Read 159
Write 176
Mixed 174
128% 170 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 1.62
4K Mixed 0.33
87% 0.81 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 96%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
GEIL CL16-16-16 D4-2400 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
71.1% Very good
MC Read 25.6
MC Write 26.4
MC Mixed 22.8
71% 24.9 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 26.5
SC Mixed 23
63% 22.1 GB/s
Latency 68.5
58% 68.5 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 71.1%
Great: 81%
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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 13,752 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: 106% - Outstanding Total price: $1,332
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