Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 94.4%, 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 Drive89.9% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (77%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
8 days ago, 8 days ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory28.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 06:55
Run Duration106 Seconds
Run User SAU-User
Background CPU 77%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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-$280
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
94.4% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 141
113% 141 Pts
QC Int 414
QC Float 472
QC Mixed 447
101% 444 Pts
MC Int 621
MC Float 729
MC Mixed 715
103% 688 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 94.4%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Lighting 322
Reflection 300
Parallax 316
99% 313 fps
MRender 204
Gravity 298
Splatting 237
106% 246 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 103%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SA400S37240G 240GB
121GB free
Firmware: SBFK71E0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
89.9% Excellent
Read 479
Write 469
Mixed 488
107% 479 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 95.3
4K Mixed 9.36
109% 45.2 MB/s
DQ Read 245
DQ Write 277
DQ Mixed 14
79% 179 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 89.9%
Great: 85%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
815GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
88% Excellent
Read 164
Write 143
Mixed 138
112% 148 MB/s
4K Read 0.82
4K Write 1.45
4K Mixed 0.28
92% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 88%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT8G4DFS824A.M8FH 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
80.5% Excellent
MC Read 28.8
MC Write 30.9
MC Mixed 25.1
81% 28.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 32.6
SC Mixed 25.2
73% 25.5 GB/s
Latency 64.6
62% 64.6 ns
Poor: 79%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 83%
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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 5,456 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 - $135

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $1,073
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