Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 107%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics47.9% 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 Drive87.3% 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.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/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)
Memory14.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.5 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 11 '18 at 21:57
Run Duration183 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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-$285
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
107% Outstanding
SC Int 148
SC Float 153
SC Mixed 140
118% 147 Pts
QC Int 530
QC Float 574
QC Mixed 551
125% 552 Pts
MC Int 746
MC Float 848
MC Mixed 753
117% 782 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 107%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 770-$279
MSI(1462 2825) 2GB
CLim: 1241 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
47.9% Average
Lighting 130
Reflection 103
Parallax 168
44% 134 fps
MRender 115
Gravity 147
Splatting 84
50% 115 fps
Poor: 41%
This bench: 47.9%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
89GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
87.3% Excellent
Read 480
Write 339
Mixed 336
85% 385 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 69.9
4K Mixed 22.4
115% 41.5 MB/s
DQ Read 371
DQ Write 241
DQ Mixed 69.4
115% 227 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 93%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$44
446GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
92.5% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 146
Mixed 152
119% 158 MB/s
4K Read 0.65
4K Write 2.34
4K Mixed 0.21
94% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 92.5%
Great: 105%
ADATA SH14 1TB
104GB free, PID a14a
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
39.5% Below average
Read 96.5
Write 93.9
Mixed 80.8
115% 90.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.38
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.21
63% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 39.5%
Great: 40%
Adata DashDrive Elite UE700 USB 3.0 64GB-$40
31GB free, PID de7a
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
41.9% Average
Read 201
Write 51.2
Mixed 27.5
86% 93.3 MB/s
4K Read 6.43
4K Write 0.01
4K Mixed 0.008
24% 2.15 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 41.9%
Great: 47%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 3000 C15 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3467 MHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
63.9% Good
MC Read 23.6
MC Write 22.1
MC Mixed 17.3
60% 21 GB/s
SC Read 19.6
SC Write 24.3
SC Mixed 21.7
62% 21.9 GB/s
Latency 49
82% 49 ns
Poor: 38%
This bench: 63.9%
Great: 55%
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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 9,401 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,166
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