Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 80.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics53% 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 Drive117% 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.
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
3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 18 days ago, 13 days ago, 13 days ago, 13 days ago, 13 days ago, 11 days ago, 9 days ago, 9 days ago, 9 days ago, 8 days ago, 4 days ago, 3 days ago, 3 days ago, 3 days ago, 1 day ago. (Only the first run influences device rankings)
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171225
Uptime4.4 Days
Run DateNov 08 '18 at 23:43
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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 i7-6700-$305
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
80.4% Excellent
SC Int 112
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 113
91% 114 Pts
QC Int 359
QC Float 376
QC Mixed 392
85% 375 Pts
MC Int 552
MC Float 652
MC Mixed 611
90% 605 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$770
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 399.24
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (142 fps cap detected)
53% Above average
Lighting 143
Reflection 142
Parallax 142
44% 142 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 142
Splatting 142
60% 142 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 53%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 EVO M.2 250GB
179GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 348 303 306 307 303 307 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 498
Write 441
Mixed 415
SusWrite 312
94% 417 MB/s
4K Read 46.1
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 59.8
200% 69.3 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 334
251% 337 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 117%
Great: 124%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$42
546GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 155 149 155 154 152 160 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
94.6% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 168
Mixed 38
SusWrite 154
97% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.6
133% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 94.6%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 2x8GB-$129
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
78% Very good
MC Read 30.5
MC Write 30.1
MC Mixed 22.6
79% 27.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 27.2
SC Mixed 21.9
63% 21.9 GB/s
Latency 59.4
67% 59.4 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 78%
Great: 89%
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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 11,289 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
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Desktop
Desktop 91%
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Workstation
Workstation 70%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $1,059
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