Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 128%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 159%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 110%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 87.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics142% 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 Drive101% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory57 GB free of 64 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 06 '18 at 23:32
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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-$329
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
87.6% Excellent
SC Int 130
SC Float 140
SC Mixed 135
108% 135 Pts
QC Int 401
QC Float 423
QC Mixed 405
93% 410 Pts
MC Int 646
MC Float 728
MC Mixed 685
103% 686 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 87.6%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$457
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.31
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
142% Outstanding
Lighting 479
Reflection 416
Parallax 432
143% 443 fps
MRender 238
Gravity 453
Splatting 271
141% 321 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 142%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 500GB
325GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
356% Outstanding
Read 3,077
Write 2,487
Mixed 2,006
560% 2,523 MB/s
4K Read 54.7
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 44.5
201% 71.3 MB/s
DQ Read 497
DQ Write 455
DQ Mixed 172
212% 375 MB/s
Poor: 106%
This bench: 356%
Great: 327%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$114
106GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 406
Mixed 415
99% 445 MB/s
4K Read 42.3
4K Write 87.4
4K Mixed 26.2
144% 52 MB/s
DQ Read 344
DQ Write 280
DQ Mixed 26
97% 217 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 101%
Great: 135%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 8TB
4TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
135% Outstanding
Read 236
Write 236
Mixed 197
167% 223 MB/s
4K Read 0.78
4K Write 3.75
4K Mixed 0.31
137% 1.62 MB/s
Poor: 88%
This bench: 135%
Great: 222%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 6TB
590GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
158% Outstanding
Read 366
Write 184
Mixed 151
173% 234 MB/s
4K Read 1.55
4K Write 4.41
4K Mixed 0.38
189% 2.11 MB/s
Poor: 99%
This bench: 158%
Great: 285%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C15 4x16GB-$781
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
103% Outstanding
MC Read 37.4
MC Write 40.9
MC Mixed 32.3
105% 36.9 GB/s
SC Read 22
SC Write 43.4
SC Mixed 30.4
91% 31.9 GB/s
Latency 57.9
69% 57.9 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 103%
Great: 157%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

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Gaming
Gaming 96%
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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: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $1,068
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