Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 140%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 97%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 97.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics103% 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 Drive264% 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.
Very high background CPU (62%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores, 1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 12 '19 at 10:08
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU 62%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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-$388
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
97.9% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 139
SC Mixed 139
110% 138 Pts
QC Int 454
QC Float 469
QC Mixed 474
106% 466 Pts
MC Int 702
MC Float 797
MC Mixed 754
112% 751 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 97.9%
Great: 110%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$350
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Lighting 315
Reflection 304
Parallax 317
98% 312 fps
MRender 209
Gravity 299
Splatting 237
106% 249 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 103%
Great: 109%
Intel HD 630 (Desktop Kaby Lake)
Asus(1043 872F) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64 Ver. 23.20.16.4973
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
9.83% Terrible
Lighting 25
Reflection 31.7
Parallax 27
8% 27.9 fps
MRender 23
Gravity 22.6
Splatting 38.3
11% 28 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 9.83%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$130
437GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1712 886 590 593 592 593 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
264% Outstanding
Read 1,887
Write 1,606
Mixed 649
SusWrite 828
276% 1,242 MB/s
4K Read 46
4K Write 194
4K Mixed 69.5
261% 103 MB/s
DQ Read 1,190
DQ Write 1,426
DQ Mixed 864
775% 1,160 MB/s
Poor: 160%
This bench: 264%
Great: 259%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$80
2TB free
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 191 189 188 189 190 192 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 185
Write 137
Mixed 81.8
SusWrite 190
108% 148 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 107%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 2400 C12 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
77.5% Very good
MC Read 28.8
MC Write 28.9
MC Mixed 24.1
78% 27.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 29.8
SC Mixed 23.5
68% 23.8 GB/s
Latency 63.1
63% 63.1 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 90%
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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 12,946 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: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $1,092
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