Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 100%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 92.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics47.3% 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 Drive388% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory61.3 GB free of 64 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 14 '19 at 05:20
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-6600K-$195
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
92.2% Outstanding
Memory 93.8
1-Core 130
2-Core 259
92% 161 Pts
4-Core 523
8-Core 523
72% 523 Pts
64-Core 524
35% 524 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 92.2%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 570-$130
CLim: 1268 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.8.1
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
47.3% Average
Lighting 171
Reflection 173
Parallax 237
45% 194 fps
MRender 137
Gravity 170
Splatting 123
48% 143 fps
Poor: 43%
This bench: 47.3%
Great: 53%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 2TB
440GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2208 2347 1900 1927 1935 1927 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
388% Outstanding
Read 3,135
Write 2,469
Mixed 1,696
SusWrite 2,040
522% 2,335 MB/s
4K Read 46.3
4K Write 151
4K Mixed 69.4
239% 89 MB/s
DQ Read 1,566
DQ Write 1,320
DQ Mixed 752
752% 1,213 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 388%
Great: 372%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C16 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 38.3
MC Write 39.5
MC Mixed 33.4
106% 37.1 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 43.5
SC Mixed 30.8
92% 32.1 GB/s
Latency 60.2
66% 60.2 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 104%
Great: 115%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z270-A Builds (Compare 5,226 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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