Asus STRIX Z270H GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 104%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics62.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive203% 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 (34%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270H GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 14 '17 at 20:07
Run Duration159 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 34%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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-$251
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
104% Outstanding
SC Int 137
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 141
113% 142 Pts
QC Int 478
QC Float 539
QC Mixed 540
118% 519 Pts
MC Int 537
MC Float 572
MC Mixed 547
83% 552 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 104%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$280
CLim: 1288 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.4.4
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
62.2% Good
Lighting 170
Reflection 177
Parallax 242
61% 196 fps
MRender 143
Gravity 171
Splatting 128
63% 147 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 62.2%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS2211 480GB-$160
447GB free
Firmware: CS221017 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 521
Write 505
Mixed 512
115% 513 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 14.4
129% 54.2 MB/s
DQ Read 261
DQ Write 359
DQ Mixed 43.4
107% 221 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 102%
Great: 108%
PNY CS2211 480GB-$160
446GB free
Firmware: CS221017 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
97.6% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 492
Mixed 508
112% 502 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 14.3
119% 52 MB/s
DQ Read 244
DQ Write 359
DQ Mixed 62.3
114% 222 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 97.6%
Great: 108%
Toshiba OCZ RD400 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$140
209GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 57CZ4102 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
203% Outstanding
Read 1,781
Write 923
Mixed 1,262
292% 1,322 MB/s
4K Read 27.8
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 47.4
170% 67.1 MB/s
DQ Read 562
DQ Write 491
DQ Mixed 234
255% 429 MB/s
Poor: 126%
This bench: 203%
Great: 219%
Hitachi HUA723020ALA641 2TB-$78
2TB free
Firmware: MK7OA840 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
85.6% Excellent
Read 156
Write 143
Mixed 102
99% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.97
4K Write 2.02
4K Mixed 0.48
132% 1.16 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 85.6%
Great: 82%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2800 C16 4x4GB-$282
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2263 MHz
Performing below potential (31st percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
79.1% Very good
MC Read 28.3
MC Write 29.9
MC Mixed 25.3
80% 27.8 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 30.9
SC Mixed 23.2
70% 24.5 GB/s
Latency 62.8
64% 62.8 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 79.1%
Great: 116%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical STRIX Z270H GAMING Builds (Compare 5,195 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270H GAMING - $155

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $1,171
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