Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 132%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 119%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 87.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics168% 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 Drive215% 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)
Memory29.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171225
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '18 at 22:38
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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 i7-7700-$306
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
87.5% Excellent
SC Int 123
SC Float 129
SC Mixed 124
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 440
QC Float 463
QC Mixed 425
100% 443 Pts
MC Int 620
MC Float 698
MC Mixed 670
99% 663 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$769
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
168% Outstanding
Lighting 553
Reflection 513
Parallax 628
179% 565 fps
MRender 258
Gravity 538
Splatting 287
160% 361 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 168%
Great: 178%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$451
515GB free
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
215% Outstanding
Read 2,124
Write 1,341
Mixed 1,220
345% 1,562 MB/s
4K Read 47
4K Write 89.5
4K Mixed 27.4
154% 54.6 MB/s
DQ Read 49.6
DQ Write 101
DQ Mixed 28.4
35% 59.7 MB/s
Poor: 184%
This bench: 215%
Great: 285%
WD Red 4TB (2013)-$125
3.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
80.3% Excellent
Read 146
Write 133
Mixed 137
105% 139 MB/s
4K Read 0.84
4K Write 2.18
4K Mixed 0.21
98% 1.08 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 80.3%
Great: 97%
WD WD6002FRYZ-01WD5 6TB
3TB free
Firmware: 01.01M02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 179
Mixed 162
131% 174 MB/s
4K Read 0.86
4K Write 2.64
4K Mixed 0.47
137% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 103%
Great: 121%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
79.7% Very good
MC Read 28.8
MC Write 30.2
MC Mixed 25.5
80% 28.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.5
SC Write 31.7
SC Mixed 24.2
70% 24.5 GB/s
Latency 66
61% 66 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 79.7%
Great: 87%
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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 7,918 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 - $142

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $1,135
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