Asus STRIX Z270H GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (89th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 11 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 108%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics40% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive76.4% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270H GAMING  (all builds)
Memory6.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 31 '18 at 10:43
Run Duration118 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing way above expectations (89th 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-$200
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
108% Outstanding
SC Int 139
SC Float 148
SC Mixed 143
115% 143 Pts
QC Int 560
QC Float 586
QC Mixed 571
130% 572 Pts
MC Int 566
MC Float 599
MC Mixed 581
87% 582 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 108%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
40% Below average
Lighting 126
Reflection 86
Parallax 126
39% 112 fps
MRender 81.6
Gravity 117
Splatting 85
41% 94.6 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 40%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 275GB-$82
229GB free
Firmware: M0CR060 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
76.4% Very good
Read 485
Write 334
Mixed 339
86% 386 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 87.6
4K Mixed 14.6
108% 43.5 MB/s
DQ Read 28.7
DQ Write 223
DQ Mixed 33.8
53% 95.1 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 76.4%
Great: 81%
SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 32GB-$13
25GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
42.4% Average
Read 135
Write 57.9
Mixed 80
104% 91.1 MB/s
4K Read 6.91
4K Write 2.75
4K Mixed 1.46
169% 3.71 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 42.4%
Great: 42%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Patriot 2400 C16 Series 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2668 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
88% Excellent
MC Read 31.4
MC Write 34.6
MC Mixed 26.4
88% 30.8 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 34.8
SC Mixed 27.6
78% 27.4 GB/s
Latency 54.7
73% 54.7 ns
Poor: 76%
This bench: 88%
Great: 88%
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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 4,246 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270H GAMING - $155

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $1,133
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