Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 63.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics107% 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 Drive49.3% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (64%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory18.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime7.9 Days
Run DateJul 03 '21 at 16:42
Run Duration211 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 64%
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 PC Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700K-$379
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
63.7% Good
Memory 70.7
1-Core 105
2-Core 192
71% 123 Pts
4-Core 305
8-Core 546
53% 426 Pts
64-Core 547
37% 547 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 63.7%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 460.79
Performing below potential (66th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
107% Outstanding
Lighting 130
Reflection 217
Parallax 148
105% 165 fps
MRender 120
Gravity 139
Splatting 122
110% 127 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 107%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$69
10GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 527ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 93 86 87 88 76 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
49.3% Average
Read 335
Write 117
Mixed 177
SusWrite 88.6
40% 179 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 31.2
4K Mixed 23.7
86% 27 MB/s
DQ Read 82.8
DQ Write 91.2
DQ Mixed 127
84% 100 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 49.3%
Great: 74%
Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$209
954GB free
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 959 969 1047 1014 1072 897 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
151% Outstanding
Read 1,098
Write 697
Mixed 721
SusWrite 993
197% 877 MB/s
4K Read 33.2
4K Write 22
4K Mixed 21.2
89% 25.5 MB/s
DQ Read 828
DQ Write 58.5
DQ Mixed 96
158% 327 MB/s
Poor: 148%
This bench: 151%
Great: 285%
WD Blue 1TB (2010)-$70
691GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 110 109 109 112 100 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
63.1% Good
Read 111
Write 98.7
Mixed 66.1
SusWrite 108
71% 96.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
168% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 63.1%
Great: 74%
Seagate ST1000NM0011 1TB
785GB free
Firmware: SN02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 111 111 110 114 103 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
68.6% Good
Read 129
Write 125
Mixed 69.6
SusWrite 110
79% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1
188% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 68.6%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
44.3% Average
MC Read 17.1
MC Write 17.3
MC Mixed 14.3
46% 16.2 GB/s
SC Read 7.8
SC Write 13.7
SC Mixed 8.6
29% 10 GB/s
Latency 99.8
40% 99.8 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 44.3%
Great: 103%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 35: 3R 4G 8B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
35% 44% 34 286 207 60 34.8" 1920 1080 ELE0000 ELEFW328
Typical STRIX Z270E GAMING Builds (Compare 9,926 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $199

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,315
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HDDRAMUSB
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