Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 59.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics80.2% 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 Drive63.7% 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 (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory14.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '20 at 18:28
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU 20%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Celeron G3900-$44
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
59.8% Above average
Memory 90.6
1-Core 87
2-Core 168
70% 115 Pts
4-Core 172
8-Core 169
23% 170 Pts
64-Core 172
12% 172 Pts
Poor: 41%
This bench: 59.8%
Great: 61%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
Zotac(19DA 1445) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 432.0
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
80.2% Excellent
Lighting 315
Reflection 292
Parallax 344
83% 317 fps
MRender 205
Gravity 294
Splatting 231
80% 244 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 80.2%
Great: 85%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 535 Series 480GB-$150
401GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RG21
SusWrite @10s intervals: 156 174 210 168 177 161 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
63.7% Good
Read 428
Write 217
Mixed 233
SusWrite 174
58% 263 MB/s
4K Read 31.8
4K Write 21.7
4K Mixed 26.3
93% 26.6 MB/s
DQ Read 230
DQ Write 93.7
DQ Mixed 118
99% 147 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 63.7%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M391A1K43BB1-CRC 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
78.8% Very good
MC Read 25.9
MC Write 32.3
MC Mixed 25
79% 27.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 32.6
SC Mixed 24.5
71% 24.7 GB/s
Latency 66.4
60% 66.4 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 78.8%
Great: 103%
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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 24,441 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,103
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