Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 100%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics75.2% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive71.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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
7 months ago, 7 months ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory9.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime7.9 Days
Run DateApr 18 '19 at 23:22
Run Duration170 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-7700K-$334
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
94.7% Outstanding
1-Core 151
2-Core 284
103% 217 Pts
4-Core 498
8-Core 786
82% 642 Pts
64-Core 770
52% 770 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$369
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 418.91
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
75.2% Very good
Lighting 291
Reflection 283
Parallax 326
77% 300 fps
MRender 197
Gravity 273
Splatting 218
73% 229 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 75.2%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 530 Series 120GB-$89
46GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DC32
SusWrite @10s intervals: 118 113 108 120 121 118 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
71.1% Very good
Read 386
Write 126
Mixed 167
SusWrite 116
44% 199 MB/s
4K Read 28
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 33.5
140% 54.6 MB/s
DQ Read 157
DQ Write 119
DQ Mixed 115
92% 130 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 71.1%
Great: 80%
Samsung 750 EVO 120GB-$130
67GB free
Firmware: MAT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 369 128 128 128 128 127 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 490
Mixed 356
SusWrite 168
85% 381 MB/s
4K Read 44.5
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 58.1
206% 74.4 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 322
253% 351 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 111%
Great: 110%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$53
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 171 170 167 173 170 167 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
99% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 157
Mixed 75.3
SusWrite 170
105% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 99%
Great: 113%
Hitachi HUS724040ALE640 4TB
2.5TB free
Firmware: MJAOA580
SusWrite @10s intervals: 140 136 135 137 135 131 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
71.8% Very good
Read 115
Write 135
Mixed 62.2
SusWrite 136
82% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.7
150% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 71.8%
Great: 93%
Patriot Memory 127GB
118GB free, PID 6000
Operating at USB 3.2 Speed
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 278
Write 198
Mixed 159
253% 212 MB/s
4K Read 4.3
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 1.8
115% 2.4 MB/s
Poor: 12% Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3000 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
95.7% Outstanding
MC Read 37
MC Write 35.4
MC Mixed 28
96% 33.5 GB/s
SC Read 21.9
SC Write 36.2
SC Mixed 29.4
83% 29.2 GB/s
Latency 46.5
86% 46.5 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 95.7%
Great: 107%
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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 19,517 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 76%
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Desktop
Desktop 84%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $997
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