Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics83.9% 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 Drive103% 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.
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
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '19 at 07:01
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700K-$379
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
94.9% Outstanding
Memory 97.3
1-Core 148
2-Core 294
102% 180 Pts
4-Core 498
8-Core 767
81% 633 Pts
64-Core 780
52% 780 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 94.9%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$350
MSI(1462 3308) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 2052 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
83.9% Excellent
Lighting 337
Reflection 308
Parallax 321
88% 322 fps
MRender 210
Gravity 309
Splatting 240
84% 253 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SU800NS38 128GB
48GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q0518BS
SusWrite @10s intervals: 429 440 237 342 107 55 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 443
Mixed 400
SusWrite 268
91% 407 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 49
179% 69.4 MB/s
DQ Read 122
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 153
139% 204 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 103%
Great: 107%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$59
747GB free
Firmware: 05.00K05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 92 94 94 94 92 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - drive id incomplete or inconclusive
Read 94.7
Write 85.3
Mixed 59
SusWrite 90.7
61% 82.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1.1
194% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 37% Great: 77%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$59
191GB free
Firmware: 05.00K05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 69 70 71 71 70 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
41% Average
Read 72.5
Write 68.8
Mixed 54.5
SusWrite 70
49% 66.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
161% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 41%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance RGB DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$140
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
99.4% Outstanding
MC Read 37.8
MC Write 38.5
MC Mixed 28.1
99% 34.8 GB/s
SC Read 23.1
SC Write 39.3
SC Mixed 31.3
89% 31.2 GB/s
Latency 49
82% 49 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 99.4%
Great: 110%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z270-A Builds (Compare 5,099 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $1,042
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