Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop 58%
Workstation 20%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 50.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics97.2% 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 Drive84.6% 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.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a 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)
Memory2.1 GB free of 4 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, , ,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 04:53
Run Duration92 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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 Pentium G4400-$53
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
50.4% Above average
SC Int 101
SC Float 107
SC Mixed 104
83% 104 Pts
QC Int 200
QC Float 208
QC Mixed 207
46% 205 Pts
MC Int 200
MC Float 213
MC Mixed 208
31% 207 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 50.4%
Great: 51%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$447
EVGA(3842 6571) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
97.2% Outstanding
Lighting 299
Reflection 283
Parallax 306
93% 296 fps
MRender 201
Gravity 278
Splatting 223
100% 234 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 97.2%
Great: 111%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Spcc Solid State Disk 120GB
69GB free
Firmware: Q0627A0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
84.6% Excellent
Read 522
Write 452
Mixed 491
109% 488 MB/s
4K Read 34.8
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 7.66
118% 48.8 MB/s
DQ Read 39.3
DQ Write 121
DQ Mixed 8.75
27% 56.5 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 84.6%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT4G4D26AFTA.8FBD 1x4GB
1 of 4 slots used
4GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
46.1% Average
MC Read 16.5
MC Write 15.7
MC Mixed 13.4
43% 15.2 GB/s
SC Read 13.2
SC Write 16.6
SC Mixed 14.3
42% 14.7 GB/s
Latency 61.5
65% 61.5 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 46.1%
Great: 53%
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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 8,366 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,171
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