Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 73.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics83.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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)
Memory60.3 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 12 '19 at 16:15
Run Duration75 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (59th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700K-$285
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
73.3% Very good
1-Core 125
2-Core 215
82% 170 Pts
4-Core 410
8-Core 691
69% 550 Pts
64-Core 688
46% 688 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 73.3%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$409
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
83.3% Excellent
Lighting 331
Reflection 312
Parallax 312
85% 318 fps
MRender 210
Gravity 312
Splatting 235
82% 253 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 83.3%
Great: 86%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
68GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,756
Write 1387
Mixed 590
274% 1,244 MB/s
4K Read 54.6
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 55.8
230% 84.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,077
DQ Write 1,048
DQ Mixed 663
608% 929 MB/s
Poor: 132% Great: 240%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 4x16GB-$332
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
94% Outstanding
MC Read 32.7
MC Write 37.7
MC Mixed 28.8
94% 33.1 GB/s
SC Read 20.9
SC Write 40.5
SC Mixed 29.3
86% 30.2 GB/s
Latency 59.4
67% 59.4 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 94%
Great: 149%
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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 18,234 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,071
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