Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 108%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 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 brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics95.6% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive227% 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.
High background CPU (25%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory7.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit barev
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateJun 18 '19 at 18:43
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU 25%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
78.2% Very good
1-Core 128
2-Core 235
87% 182 Pts
4-Core 402
8-Core 614
65% 508 Pts
64-Core 694
47% 694 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 78.2%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
MSI(1462 3367) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
95.6% Outstanding
Lighting 363
Reflection 325
Parallax 342
95% 343 fps
MRender 215
Gravity 361
Splatting 228
96% 268 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 95.6%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$150
753GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1064 1132 1167 1153 1133 1144 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
227% Outstanding
Read 1,273
Write 1,150
Mixed 1,075
SusWrite 1,132
261% 1,157 MB/s
4K Read 46.2
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 62.9
209% 73 MB/s
DQ Read 996
DQ Write 874
DQ Mixed 926
697% 932 MB/s
Poor: 221%
This bench: 227%
Great: 359%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$70
112GB free
Firmware: 600ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 88 90 93 103 88 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
56.4% Above average
Read 262
Write 125
Mixed 177
SusWrite 92.1
36% 164 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 82.3
4K Mixed 29.4
116% 44.9 MB/s
DQ Read 93.1
DQ Write 124
DQ Mixed 104
80% 107 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 56.4%
Great: 74%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$59
931GB free
Firmware: JC4B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 119 122 124 124 124 120 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
68.5% Good
Read 116
Write 108
Mixed 56.7
SusWrite 122
74% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 1
178% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 68.5%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
86.6% Excellent
MC Read 33.5
MC Write 33.7
MC Mixed 27.6
90% 31.6 GB/s
SC Read 18.5
SC Write 23.8
SC Mixed 22.4
62% 21.6 GB/s
Latency 58
69% 58 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 112%
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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 20,675 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $199

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