Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (93rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 7 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics51.2% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive93.8% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.5 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 25 '19 at 09:47
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User ARE-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i3-7100-$117
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
75.1% Very good
Memory 94.1
1-Core 120
2-Core 221
86% 145 Pts
4-Core 326
8-Core 327
45% 326 Pts
64-Core 336
22% 336 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 74%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 570-$140
CLim: 1281 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 19.4.3
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
51.2% Above average
Lighting 197
Reflection 169
Parallax 248
52% 204 fps
MRender 139
Gravity 186
Splatting 127
51% 150 fps
Poor: 44%
This bench: 51.2%
Great: 53%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Transcend SSD220 240GB-$44
192GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P0624AA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 203 95 53 54 55 54 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
93.8% Outstanding
Read 489
Write 433
Mixed 386
SusWrite 85.5
78% 348 MB/s
4K Read 34.1
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 49.8
176% 65.8 MB/s
DQ Read 321
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 251
210% 302 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 93.8%
Great: 96%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT8G4DFS824A.M8FH 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2460 MHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
46.3% Average
MC Read 16.4
MC Write 16.7
MC Mixed 12.1
43% 15.1 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 17.7
SC Mixed 14.3
44% 15.4 GB/s
Latency 59.5
67% 59.5 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 46.3%
Great: 47%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z270-A Builds (Compare 5,289 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,107
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