Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (31st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 69 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics126% 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 Drive201% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory10.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161108
Uptime1 Days
Run DateDec 12 '18 at 23:51
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User SAU-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing below expectations (31st 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 i7-6700-$260
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
71.5% Very good
SC Int 98.5
SC Float 102
SC Mixed 98.8
80% 99.7 Pts
QC Int 342
QC Float 367
QC Mixed 348
80% 352 Pts
MC Int 518
MC Float 627
MC Mixed 583
86% 576 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 71.5%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 416.16
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
126% Outstanding
Lighting 400
Reflection 359
Parallax 397
123% 386 fps
MRender 234
Gravity 396
Splatting 246
128% 292 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 126%
Great: 139%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
101GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 618 293 292 287 286 279 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
201% Outstanding
Read 1,888
Write 1,399
Mixed 510
SusWrite 342
228% 1,035 MB/s
4K Read 42.3
4K Write 151
4K Mixed 52.8
212% 82 MB/s
DQ Read 973
DQ Write 858
DQ Mixed 623
547% 818 MB/s
Poor: 149%
This bench: 201%
Great: 240%
WD Blue 3TB (2015)-$81
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 35 34 35 35 35 35 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
37.8% Below average
Read 97.3
Write 34.3
Mixed 34
SusWrite 34.6
37% 50.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.6
109% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 37.8%
Great: 98%
WD WD10EVDS-63N5B1 1TB
314GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 69 68 67 69 67 MB/s
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
40.3% Average
Read 72.5
Write 63.7
Mixed 56.2
SusWrite 68
48% 65.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.4
83% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 40.3%
Great: 57%
USB DISK 2.0 4GB
1GB free, PID 4300
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4 3.9 5.2 7.8 7.4 7.8 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
3.81% Terrible
Read 8.8
Write 2
Mixed 5
SusWrite 6
7% 5.45 MB/s
4K Read 5.2
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0.1
23% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 3.81%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX2400C15/8G KHX2133C14D4/8G 16GB
2400, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
68.5% Good
MC Read 26.3
MC Write 26.7
MC Mixed 20.8
70% 24.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.2
SC Write 22
SC Mixed 18.8
52% 18.3 GB/s
Latency 68.8
58% 68.8 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 68.5%
Great: 81%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical STRIX Z270E GAMING Builds (Compare 18,264 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 - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $1,250
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