Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 91.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics42.1% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive93.1% 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.
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.
Very high background CPU (68%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory1.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171225
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 16 '18 at 15:29
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU 68%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
91.5% Outstanding
SC Int 113
SC Float 138
SC Mixed 133
102% 128 Pts
QC Int 408
QC Float 438
QC Mixed 450
98% 432 Pts
MC Int 644
MC Float 740
MC Mixed 602
99% 662 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 91.5%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.31
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
42.1% Average
Lighting 141
Reflection 81.6
Parallax 125
42% 116 fps
MRender 81.6
Gravity 126
Splatting 84.5
42% 97.3 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 42.1%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
52GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
93.1% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 410
Mixed 416
99% 446 MB/s
4K Read 44.7
4K Write 91.5
4K Mixed 27.1
151% 54.4 MB/s
DQ Read 46.8
DQ Write 104
DQ Mixed 28.2
35% 59.7 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 93.1%
Great: 125%
WD Purple Surveillance 2TB (2017)-$69
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
77.1% Very good
Read 131
Write 138
Mixed 125
99% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.78
4K Write 2.61
4K Mixed 0.27
111% 1.22 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 77.1%
Great: 83%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x4GB-$95
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
37.4% Below average
MC Read 12.7
MC Write 13.4
MC Mixed 11.2
36% 12.4 GB/s
SC Read 5.9
SC Write 11.1
SC Mixed 12.2
28% 9.73 GB/s
Latency 63.1
63% 63.1 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 37.4%
Great: 82%
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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 10,249 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
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Desktop
Desktop 92%
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Workstation
Workstation 70%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Outstanding Total price: $1,143
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