Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 107%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics33.4% 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 Drive85.7% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 17:53
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User ARG-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th 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-$224
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
107% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 142
113% 142 Pts
QC Int 542
QC Float 579
QC Mixed 562
127% 561 Pts
MC Int 544
MC Float 582
MC Mixed 559
84% 562 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 107%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 660 Ti-$362
Gigabyte(1458 3552) 2GB
CLim: 1254 MHz, MLim: 1622 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
33.4% Below average
Lighting 88.6
Reflection 70.5
Parallax 118
30% 92.3 fps
MRender 89
Gravity 124
Splatting 63.8
43% 92.4 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 33.4%
Great: 40%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
KINGSTON 120GB
43GB free
Firmware: SAFM00.r Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
85.7% Excellent
Read 524
Write 262
Mixed 416
89% 401 MB/s
4K Read 31.4
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 13.9
120% 49.8 MB/s
DQ Read 336
DQ Write 321
DQ Mixed 13.9
97% 224 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 85.7%
Great: 88%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$68
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
82.7% Excellent
Read 149
Write 139
Mixed 129
104% 139 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 2.25
4K Mixed 0.27
99% 1.05 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 82.7%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
60.6% Good
MC Read 21.7
MC Write 21.2
MC Mixed 17.4
57% 20.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 22
SC Mixed 19.5
57% 19.8 GB/s
Latency 50.9
79% 50.9 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 60.6%
Great: 56%
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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 2,996 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $152

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $1,065
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HDDRAMUSB
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