Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 122%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 94%
Nuclear submarine
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 87.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics149% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory4.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime3.1 Days
Run DateOct 18 '19 at 19:57
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-7600K-$246
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
87.5% Excellent
Memory 90.8
1-Core 132
2-Core 260
92% 161 Pts
4-Core 485
8-Core 493
67% 489 Pts
64-Core 500
34% 500 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 411.63
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
149% Outstanding
Lighting 569
Reflection 528
Parallax 647
157% 581 fps
MRender 271
Gravity 565
Splatting 293
80% 376 fps
Poor: 111%
This bench: 149%
Great: 151%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$147
11GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF100C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 759
Write 565
Mixed 551
139% 625 MB/s
4K Read 31.8
4K Write 140
4K Mixed 53.1
191% 75.1 MB/s
DQ Read 275
DQ Write 557
DQ Mixed 304
263% 379 MB/s
Poor: 80% Great: 170%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$29
65GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 126 86 88 103 114 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
71.3% Very good
Read 138
Write 125
Mixed 79.2
SusWrite 110
83% 113 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
219% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 71.3%
Great: 110%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$29
537GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 158 145 154 158 157 157 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
90% Excellent
Read 158
Write 155
Mixed 108
SusWrite 155
106% 144 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
235% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 90%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (27th percentile) - ensure that an XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
38.1% Below average
MC Read 13.7
MC Write 13.1
MC Mixed 10.4
35% 12.4 GB/s
SC Read 11.2
SC Write 13.1
SC Mixed 11.2
34% 11.8 GB/s
Latency 66
61% 66 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 38.1%
Great: 55%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical STRIX Z270E GAMING Builds (Compare 5,987 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $199

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,237
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