Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 100%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
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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 an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 107%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics117% 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 Drive74.2% 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.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory14 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 22 '19 at 08:41
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 22%

 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 i5-6600K-$226
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
107% Outstanding
SC Int 145
SC Float 156
SC Mixed 147
119% 149 Pts
QC Int 534
QC Float 616
QC Mixed 570
130% 574 Pts
MC Int 537
MC Float 613
MC Mixed 407
78% 519 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 107%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
MSI(1462 C304) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
117% Outstanding
Lighting 371
Reflection 355
Parallax 371
115% 366 fps
MRender 206
Gravity 368
Splatting 240
118% 271 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 117%
Great: 128%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SU635 240GB
152GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1210A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 12 369 169 27 5.5 41 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
74.2% Very good
Read 504
Write 383
Mixed 334
SusWrite 104
74% 331 MB/s
4K Read 29.1
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 26.3
135% 54.5 MB/s
DQ Read 66.2
DQ Write 276
DQ Mixed 35
67% 126 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 74.2%
Great: 90%
Adata Premier SP550 120GB-$58
101GB free
Firmware: O1230C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 211 109 57 59 57 57 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
94.3% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 330
Mixed 374
SusWrite 91.7
72% 326 MB/s
4K Read 31.3
4K Write 129
4K Mixed 49
178% 69.8 MB/s
DQ Read 282
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 236
195% 277 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 94.3%
Great: 92%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$37
490GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 156 156 156 155 157 156 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
98.2% Outstanding
Read 186
Write 186
Mixed 113
SusWrite 156
118% 160 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
239% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 98.2%
Great: 108%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$37
314GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 125 128 127 126 124 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
80% Very good
Read 152
Write 143
Mixed 95.8
SusWrite 126
95% 129 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 1.2
247% 1.87 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 80%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS4G4D240FSB.8FBD BLS4G4D240FSB.8FBD BLS4G4D240FSB.8FADG BLS4G4D240FSB.8FADG 16GB
2133, 2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
78.1% Very good
MC Read 28.1
MC Write 29.6
MC Mixed 25
79% 27.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.8
SC Write 29.4
SC Mixed 23.7
68% 23.6 GB/s
Latency 63.3
63% 63.3 ns
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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 16,974 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $1,082
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