Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 92.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics68.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive93.6% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory10.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime1.5 Days
Run DateNov 09 '17 at 09:11
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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-$350
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
92.9% Outstanding
SC Int 144
SC Float 150
SC Mixed 147
118% 147 Pts
QC Int 395
QC Float 452
QC Mixed 418
96% 422 Pts
MC Int 677
MC Float 773
MC Mixed 757
110% 736 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 92.9%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$230
EVGA(3842 6262) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 387.92
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
68.7% Good
Lighting 224
Reflection 187
Parallax 200
67% 204 fps
MRender 144
Gravity 198
Splatting 148
70% 163 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 68.7%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Torch 240GB-$73
54GB free
Firmware: S8FM08.1 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
76.8% Very good
Read 498
Write 309
Mixed 372
87% 393 MB/s
4K Read 25.7
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 8.37
106% 46.7 MB/s
DQ Read 171
DQ Write 210
DQ Mixed 19.2
62% 134 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 77%
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
19GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
93.6% Outstanding
Read 496
Write 348
Mixed 339
87% 394 MB/s
4K Read 44.9
4K Write 83.2
4K Mixed 21.5
140% 49.9 MB/s
DQ Read 308
DQ Write 238
DQ Mixed 21.1
84% 189 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 93.6%
Great: 109%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$90
448GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
74.5% Very good
Read 139
Write 120
Mixed 109
92% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.61
4K Write 2.06
4K Mixed 0.19
84% 0.95 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 83%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$125
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
81.4% Excellent
MC Read 31.8
MC Write 29.3
MC Mixed 24.6
82% 28.6 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 28.7
SC Mixed 26.8
69% 24.1 GB/s
Latency 54.3
74% 54.3 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 81.4%
Great: 104%
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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 14,115 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $500

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 107% - Outstanding Total price: $1,543
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $130SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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