Asus STRIX Z270H GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 111%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics138% 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 Drive86.4% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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 (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270H GAMING  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 10 '18 at 16:19
Run Duration117 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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 i5-7600K-$251
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
111% Outstanding
SC Int 147
SC Float 156
SC Mixed 151
121% 152 Pts
QC Int 572
QC Float 584
QC Mixed 576
131% 578 Pts
MC Int 577
MC Float 607
MC Mixed 594
89% 593 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 111%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
138% Outstanding
Lighting 449
Reflection 404
Parallax 461
140% 438 fps
MRender 251
Gravity 424
Splatting 262
137% 312 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 138%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$62
96GB free
Firmware: 0C3FD6SD Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
69.1% Good
Read 488
Write 252
Mixed 165
66% 302 MB/s
4K Read 29
4K Write 48.4
4K Mixed 12.4
86% 29.9 MB/s
DQ Read 296
DQ Write 136
DQ Mixed 22.4
68% 151 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 69.1%
Great: 89%
Kingston SHSS37A480G 480GB
78GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM00.U Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
86.4% Excellent
Read 526
Write 420
Mixed 461
104% 469 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 83.7
4K Mixed 11.8
98% 40.4 MB/s
DQ Read 275
DQ Write 255
DQ Mixed 11.2
78% 180 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury 2666 C16 2x8GB-$155
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
88.3% Excellent
MC Read 32.2
MC Write 35
MC Mixed 25.8
89% 31 GB/s
SC Read 20.2
SC Write 35.6
SC Mixed 27.7
80% 27.8 GB/s
Latency 57.3
70% 57.3 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 88.3%
Great: 96%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical STRIX Z270H GAMING Builds (Compare 4,768 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270H GAMING - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $1,187
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