Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
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 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics81.4% 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 Drive105% 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.
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.
Very high background CPU (54%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime1.4 Days
Run DateJul 01 '20 at 05:35
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 54%

 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 Server
Intel Core i5-7500-$200
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
78.6% Very good
Memory 91.5
1-Core 100
2-Core 206
78% 133 Pts
4-Core 376
8-Core 406
53% 391 Pts
64-Core 408
27% 408 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 451.48
Performing below potential (76th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
81.4% Excellent
Lighting 323
Reflection 294
Parallax 315
85% 310 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 301
Splatting 230
82% 244 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 81.4%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
94GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 333 160 159 158 157 154 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 485
Write 394
Mixed 360
SusWrite 187
80% 356 MB/s
4K Read 39.1
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 55.6
185% 66 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 362
271% 361 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 105%
Great: 123%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$78
91GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 358 313 342 314 314 313 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 491
Write 448
Mixed 444
SusWrite 326
96% 427 MB/s
4K Read 41.1
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 56.5
192% 68.3 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 359
271% 363 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 115%
Great: 131%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$65
225GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 87 87 87 87 86 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
62.9% Good
Read 132
Write 130
Mixed 112
SusWrite 86.3
86% 115 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.9
190% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 62.9%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2133 C14 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (36th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
66.8% Good
MC Read 22.2
MC Write 25.7
MC Mixed 21.3
66% 23.1 GB/s
SC Read 15.9
SC Write 26.3
SC Mixed 22.2
61% 21.5 GB/s
Latency 65
62% 65 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 66.8%
Great: 81%
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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 25,589 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% - Above average Total price: $1,113
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