Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
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 a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 93.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics103% 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 Drive49.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory5.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit farver
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 00:22
Run Duration250 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU10%

 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 i7-7700K-$308
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
93.1% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 142
SC Mixed 137
111% 138 Pts
QC Int 451
QC Float 475
QC Mixed 441
103% 456 Pts
MC Int 676
MC Float 773
MC Mixed 722
108% 723 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 93.1%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$430
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Lighting 332
Reflection 302
Parallax 314
101% 316 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 298
Splatting 230
104% 243 fps
Poor: 74%
This bench: 103%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force 3 120GB-$109
25GB free
Firmware: 1.3.3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
49.8% Average
Read 203
Write 96.3
Mixed 116
30% 138 MB/s
4K Read 29.3
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 9.07
109% 46.3 MB/s
DQ Read 128
DQ Write 110
DQ Mixed 9.2
37% 82.5 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 51%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$49
859GB free
Firmware: 03.01A03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
95.6% Outstanding
Read 167
Write 166
Mixed 157
123% 163 MB/s
4K Read 1.18
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 0.28
134% 1.45 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 95.6%
Great: 107%
WD Green 500GB (2009)-$25
465GB free
Firmware: 05.04C05 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
47.1% Average
Read 85.7
Write 78.2
Mixed 79
61% 81 MB/s
4K Read 0.65
4K Write 2.22
4K Mixed 0.29
100% 1.05 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 47.1%
Great: 55%
SanDisk Cruzer Blade 16GB
14GB free, PID 5567
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
16.9% Very poor
Read 38.3
Write 8.82
Mixed 15.1
21% 20.7 MB/s
4K Read 5.12
4K Write 2.67
4K Mixed 1.49
160% 3.09 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 16.9%
Great: 14%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
48.9% Average
MC Read 18.6
MC Write 17.4
MC Mixed 13.1
47% 16.4 GB/s
SC Read 12.9
SC Write 14.7
SC Mixed 13.2
39% 13.6 GB/s
Latency 54.5
73% 54.5 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 48.9%
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 6,122 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $149

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,182
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