Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 89.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics43.7% 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 Drive131% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
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)
Memory4.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateJan 12 '19 at 07:23
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th 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-$349
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
89.4% Excellent
SC Int 134
SC Float 142
SC Mixed 131
108% 136 Pts
QC Int 425
QC Float 457
QC Mixed 424
99% 435 Pts
MC Int 641
MC Float 739
MC Mixed 706
104% 695 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 89.4%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
EVGA(3842 2968) 2GB
CLim: 1544 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 411.70
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
43.7% Average
Lighting 148
Reflection 122
Parallax 134
44% 135 fps
MRender 83.9
Gravity 129
Splatting 87.2
43% 100 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 43.7%
Great: 44%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX6000 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$70
55GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V6005-ac Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 789 791 721 237 39 77 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Read 630
Write 713
Mixed 622
SusWrite 442
136% 602 MB/s
4K Read 39.1
4K Write 129
4K Mixed 55.1
198% 74.5 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 396
DQ Mixed 292
246% 357 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 131%
Great: 152%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
858GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 173 175 173 177 176 176 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 208
Write 169
Mixed 106
SusWrite 175
121% 164 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.2
244% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 110%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT8G4D30AETA.K16FE 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
56.2% Above average
MC Read 20.2
MC Write 19.5
MC Mixed 15.6
53% 18.4 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 20.7
SC Mixed 18.5
53% 18.7 GB/s
Latency 51.7
77% 51.7 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 56.2%
Great: 58%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z270-A Builds (Compare 14,524 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 69%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $1,052
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