Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 136%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 139%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 102%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 100%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics166% 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 Drive253% 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)
Memory29.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171225
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 05:42
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (60th 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-$275
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
100% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 139
SC Mixed 137
109% 136 Pts
QC Int 482
QC Float 514
QC Mixed 499
113% 498 Pts
MC Int 668
MC Float 765
MC Mixed 728
108% 720 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 100%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Titan Xp
Nvidia(10DE 123F) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2852 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 391.24
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
166% Outstanding
Lighting 552
Reflection 512
Parallax 582
174% 549 fps
MRender 253
Gravity 547
Splatting 284
161% 362 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 166%
Great: 189%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$121
215GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 411
Mixed 420
100% 448 MB/s
4K Read 44.3
4K Write 93.3
4K Mixed 45.7
175% 61.1 MB/s
DQ Read 45.1
DQ Write 274
DQ Mixed 118
103% 145 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 106%
Great: 134%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$111
52GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
253% Outstanding
Read 2,751
Write 1,168
Mixed 1,379
387% 1,766 MB/s
4K Read 57.1
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 28.5
194% 73.1 MB/s
DQ Read 391
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 23.9
111% 251 MB/s
Poor: 153%
This bench: 253%
Great: 237%
Seagate Expansion 1TB
792GB free
Firmware: 1808
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
51.8% Above average
Read 93.4
Write 87.3
Mixed 81.1
66% 87.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.31
4K Write 1.38
4K Mixed 0.24
65% 0.64 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 51.8%
Great: 66%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$73
263GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
65.9% Good
Read 107
Write 122
Mixed 121
88% 117 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 5.17
4K Mixed 0.45
168% 2.05 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 65.9%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMR16GX4M2C3000C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
99.6% Outstanding
MC Read 36.7
MC Write 37.9
MC Mixed 30.7
100% 35.1 GB/s
SC Read 22.3
SC Write 41.6
SC Mixed 30.2
90% 31.4 GB/s
Latency 53.9
74% 53.9 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 99.6%
Great: 109%
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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 10,215 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
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Desktop
Desktop 93%
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Workstation
Workstation 71%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $1,122
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HDDRAMUSB
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