Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 83%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics89.9% 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 Drive79.8% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
27 days ago, 27 days ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory9.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161227
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateNov 14 '19 at 12:44
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing as expected (47th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-7700K-$378
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
77.8% Very good
1-Core 119
2-Core 246
85% 182 Pts
4-Core 417
8-Core 705
71% 561 Pts
64-Core 717
48% 717 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 77.8%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$324
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 441.8
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
89.9% Excellent
Lighting 370
Reflection 297
Parallax 390
97% 353 fps
MRender 293
Gravity 310
Splatting 202
90% 268 fps
Poor: 78%
This bench: 89.9%
Great: 91%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$34
32GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z22000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 321 346 353 361 328 355 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
79.8% Very good
Read 385
Write 344
Mixed 240
SusWrite 344
74% 328 MB/s
4K Read 25.9
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 15.8
116% 49.5 MB/s
DQ Read 151
DQ Write 300
DQ Mixed 85.3
105% 179 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 79.8%
Great: 87%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$50
552GB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 106 109 107 107 107 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
74% Very good
Read 151
Write 133
Mixed 79.2
SusWrite 107
86% 117 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
138% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 74%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$63
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
74% Very good
MC Read 27.6
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 23.1
75% 26.4 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 27.2
SC Mixed 19.9
60% 21.2 GB/s
Latency 66.1
61% 66.1 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 74%
Great: 105%
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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 20,206 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $1,070
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