Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (88th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 12 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 90.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics6.88% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
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 Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display4096 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 15 '19 at 16:08
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 34%

 PC Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-7700K-$359
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
90.6% Outstanding
1-Core 154
2-Core 308
109% 231 Pts
4-Core 436
8-Core 839
79% 638 Pts
64-Core 828
56% 828 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 90.6%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 630 (Desktop Kaby Lake)
Asus(1043 872F) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 25.20.100.6323
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
6.88% Terrible
Lighting 24.9
Reflection 31.6
Parallax 26.2
6% 27.6 fps
MRender 26.9
Gravity 22.5
Splatting 38.4
7% 29.3 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.88%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
10GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,238
Write 785
Mixed 389
176% 804 MB/s
4K Read 41.1
4K Write 176
4K Mixed 57.5
229% 91.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,194
DQ Write 1,236
DQ Mixed 903
765% 1,111 MB/s
Poor: 140% Great: 237%
OCZ Trion 150 120GB-$50
50GB free
Firmware: SAFZ12.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 260 90 89 90 90 90 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
96.4% Outstanding
Read 524
Write 480
Mixed 372
SusWrite 118
83% 373 MB/s
4K Read 33.4
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 43.7
172% 66.6 MB/s
DQ Read 360
DQ Write 353
DQ Mixed 175
181% 296 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 96.4%
Great: 90%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
98.5% Outstanding
MC Read 37.7
MC Write 38.6
MC Mixed 27.4
99% 34.6 GB/s
SC Read 23.2
SC Write 39.2
SC Mixed 30.9
89% 31.1 GB/s
Latency 51.6
78% 51.6 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 98.5%
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 20,680 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
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Desktop
Desktop 89%
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Workstation
Workstation 65%
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Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $199

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,521
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