Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 123%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 133%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 100%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 103%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics137% 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 Drive225% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory27.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime7.5 Days
Run DateJan 14 '18 at 00:21
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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 i7-6700K-$332
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
103% Outstanding
SC Int 141
SC Float 147
SC Mixed 144
115% 144 Pts
QC Int 498
QC Float 535
QC Mixed 506
116% 513 Pts
MC Int 711
MC Float 809
MC Mixed 770
114% 763 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 103%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
137% Outstanding
Lighting 448
Reflection 381
Parallax 427
136% 419 fps
MRender 253
Gravity 428
Splatting 268
138% 317 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 137%
Great: 144%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$290
551GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 409
Mixed 414
99% 446 MB/s
4K Read 48.4
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 53.8
201% 71.1 MB/s
DQ Read 361
DQ Write 284
DQ Mixed 132
151% 259 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 122%
Great: 116%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$120
176GB free
Firmware: 2B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
225% Outstanding
Read 1,612
Write 1,042
Mixed 1,109
278% 1,254 MB/s
4K Read 62.4
4K Write 153
4K Mixed 55
246% 90.3 MB/s
DQ Read 649
DQ Write 404
DQ Mixed 220
246% 424 MB/s
Poor: 171%
This bench: 225%
Great: 265%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$47
546GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
77.5% Very good
Read 171
Write 98.9
Mixed 115
96% 128 MB/s
4K Read 1.31
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.17
112% 1.19 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C15 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
106% Outstanding
MC Read 39.4
MC Write 40.4
MC Mixed 31.6
106% 37.1 GB/s
SC Read 23.6
SC Write 44
SC Mixed 31.9
95% 33.2 GB/s
Latency 48
83% 48 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 106%
Great: 116%
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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 7,384 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
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Desktop
Desktop 91%
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Workstation
Workstation 69%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $142

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,145
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