Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (13th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 87 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 77.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics71.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive87.2% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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.
Very high background CPU (41%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory14.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime19.5 Days
Run DateApr 02 '20 at 04:56
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 41%

 PC Performing way below expectations (13th 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
77.7% Very good
Memory 83.7
1-Core 124
2-Core 229
84% 145 Pts
4-Core 392
8-Core 526
60% 459 Pts
64-Core 474
32% 474 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$408
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
71.4% Very good
Lighting 308
Reflection 261
Parallax 275
81% 281 fps
MRender 182
Gravity 260
Splatting 210
71% 218 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 71.4%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$85
96GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 194 59 53 62 60 68 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
87.2% Excellent
Read 453
Write 434
Mixed 352
SusWrite 82.5
74% 330 MB/s
4K Read 37.2
4K Write 96.7
4K Mixed 48.5
170% 60.8 MB/s
DQ Read 284
DQ Write 227
DQ Mixed 173
152% 228 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 116%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$50
199GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 69 80 82 73 53 81 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
49.8% Average
Read 100
Write 76.7
Mixed 61.8
SusWrite 72.9
58% 77.9 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
185% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 76%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$79
488GB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 86 85 83 82 84 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
46.6% Average
Read 77.8
Write 95.8
Mixed 11.5
SusWrite 84.6
48% 67.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.3
86% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
61.8% Good
MC Read 21.7
MC Write 23.6
MC Mixed 20.3
62% 21.9 GB/s
SC Read 13.7
SC Write 21.8
SC Mixed 18
51% 17.8 GB/s
Latency 73.9
54% 73.9 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 61.8%
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 24,713 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $1,096
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