Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 109%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics126% 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 Drive102% 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.
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
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory27 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors, 3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 14 '18 at 20:27
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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-$350
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
109% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 142
114% 142 Pts
QC Int 451
QC Float 505
QC Mixed 557
114% 504 Pts
MC Int 700
MC Float 793
MC Mixed 766
113% 753 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 109%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$340
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 399.7
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
126% Outstanding
Lighting 604
Reflection 303
Parallax 324
155% 410 fps
MRender 204
Gravity 304
Splatting 219
105% 242 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 126%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 1TB-$260
847GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 459 450 396 360 359 361 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 402
Write 439
Mixed 366
SusWrite 397
90% 401 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 42.6
152% 59.1 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 340
255% 340 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 102%
Great: 107%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$85
897GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 130 129 131 131 131 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
75.8% Very good
Read 134
Write 94
Mixed 69.5
SusWrite 130
78% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
144% 1 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 116%
Seagate BUP SL 4TB
897GB free
Firmware: 0108
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 86 88 91 92 92 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
42.4% Average
Read 60.5
Write 88
Mixed 74.7
SusWrite 86.4
58% 77.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 3.7
4K Mixed 0.6
156% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 42.4%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
106% Outstanding
MC Read 38.9
MC Write 40.4
MC Mixed 32.4
106% 37.2 GB/s
SC Read 23.5
SC Write 44.7
SC Mixed 31.9
95% 33.4 GB/s
Latency 51.2
78% 51.2 ns
Poor: 74%
This bench: 106%
Great: 156%
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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 11,379 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 - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $1,030
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