Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 119%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 120%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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%, 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 Drive199% 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.
Very high background CPU (91%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory28.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '18 at 13:02
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 91%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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 i7-6700K-$299
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
87% Excellent
SC Int 129
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 141
110% 138 Pts
QC Int 372
QC Float 405
QC Mixed 393
88% 390 Pts
MC Int 600
MC Float 784
MC Mixed 652
101% 679 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 87%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$470
CLim: 2113 MHz, MLim: 2627 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.23
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
142% Outstanding
Lighting 470
Reflection 385
Parallax 434
141% 429 fps
MRender 248
Gravity 452
Splatting 275
142% 325 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 142%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
135GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 952 481 279 273 267 272 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
199% Outstanding
Read 1,141
Write 879
Mixed 504
SusWrite 421
164% 736 MB/s
4K Read 43.8
4K Write 160
4K Mixed 60.4
228% 87.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,400
DQ Write 1,194
DQ Mixed 908
786% 1,167 MB/s
Poor: 142%
This bench: 199%
Great: 236%
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$200
222GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 393 384 393 372 377 367 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 386
Write 331
Mixed 313
SusWrite 381
79% 353 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 96.5
4K Mixed 54.1
175% 62.1 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 362
272% 363 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 110%
Great: 135%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
552GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 92 92 91 91 91 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
67.7% Good
Read 144
Write 124
Mixed 77.2
SusWrite 91.1
80% 109 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1.1
210% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 67.7%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C15 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3333 MHz
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 40.4
MC Write 42.4
MC Mixed 33.1
110% 38.6 GB/s
SC Read 23.6
SC Write 46.4
SC Mixed 29.9
95% 33.3 GB/s
Latency 46.5
86% 46.5 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 109%
Great: 114%
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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 11,959 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 - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $1,040
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $140SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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