Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 106%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics99.3% 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 Drive61.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161108
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 21 '17 at 16:28
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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-$212
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
106% Outstanding
SC Int 136
SC Float 145
SC Mixed 140
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 528
QC Float 571
QC Mixed 557
125% 552 Pts
MC Int 535
MC Float 575
MC Mixed 554
83% 555 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 106%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 381.65
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
99.3% Outstanding
Lighting 324
Reflection 294
Parallax 295
97% 304 fps
MRender 197
Gravity 287
Splatting 222
101% 235 fps
Poor: 86%
This bench: 99.3%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force GS 128GB-$150
48GB free
Firmware: 5.20 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
61.3% Good
Read 481
Write 133
Mixed 198
59% 270 MB/s
4K Read 25.2
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 12
107% 45.8 MB/s
DQ Read 33.1
DQ Write 131
DQ Mixed 14.4
31% 59.6 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 61.3%
Great: 79%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$80
931GB free
Firmware: 05.00K05 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
60.6% Good
Read 109
Write 102
Mixed 99
78% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.86
4K Write 2.26
4K Mixed 0.4
122% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 60.6%
Great: 78%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$80
386GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
79% Very good
Read 142
Write 133
Mixed 127
101% 134 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.56
4K Mixed 0.38
135% 1.35 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 79%
Great: 78%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$160
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
106% Outstanding
MC Read 38.4
MC Write 42.6
MC Mixed 30.9
107% 37.3 GB/s
SC Read 23
SC Write 43.7
SC Mixed 31.9
94% 32.9 GB/s
Latency 48.5
82% 48.5 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 106%
Great: 107%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z270-A Builds (Compare 3,458 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $162

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,102
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HDDRAMUSB
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