Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 88.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics137% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive123% 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.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime8.8 Days
Run DateMay 25 '20 at 13:34
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
88.1% Excellent
Memory 94.8
1-Core 146
2-Core 288
100% 176 Pts
4-Core 438
8-Core 756
75% 597 Pts
64-Core 762
51% 762 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 88.1%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 445.87
Performing below potential (64th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
137% Outstanding
Lighting 524
Reflection 509
Parallax 564
138% 532 fps
MRender 260
Gravity 534
Splatting 287
138% 360 fps
Poor: 112%
This bench: 137%
Great: 148%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
140GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 376 305 283 280 277 275 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 475
Write 460
Mixed 397
SusWrite 299
92% 408 MB/s
4K Read 45.4
4K Write 132
4K Mixed 66.2
223% 81 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 147
170% 292 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 123%
Great: 123%
Samsung 860 QVO 1TB-$110
1.5TB free
Firmware: RVQ02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 869 912 912 915 916 911 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 55% Great: 124%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$113
2TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 198 197 196 198 198 199 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 198
Write 208
Mixed 106
SusWrite 198
130% 177 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 1.1
221% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 113%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
90% Outstanding
MC Read 33
MC Write 34.3
MC Mixed 27.8
91% 31.7 GB/s
SC Read 20.7
SC Write 36.4
SC Mixed 27.2
80% 28.1 GB/s
Latency 57.8
69% 57.8 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 90%
Great: 99%
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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 25,539 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $1,113
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