Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 100%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 87.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics135% 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 Drive292% 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.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB 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 (36%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
2 months ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory19.6 GB free of 24 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime10.5 Days
Run DateAug 04 '20 at 04:22
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 36%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$277
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
87.8% Excellent
Memory 91.3
1-Core 130
2-Core 256
91% 159 Pts
4-Core 455
8-Core 680
73% 567 Pts
64-Core 685
46% 685 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 87.8%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
MSI(1462 3609) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 451.67
Performing below potential (58th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
135% Outstanding
Lighting 533
Reflection 490
Parallax 608
140% 544 fps
MRender 252
Gravity 526
Splatting 277
136% 352 fps
Poor: 109%
This bench: 135%
Great: 147%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sabrent Rocket Q 1TB
818GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RKT30Q.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1678 1725 1715 1690 1705 1718 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
292% Outstanding
Read 1,221
Write 1,701
Mixed 1,181
SusWrite 1,705
329% 1452 MB/s
4K Read 58.7
4K Write 208
4K Mixed 85.7
309% 117 MB/s
DQ Read 747
DQ Write 1,208
DQ Mixed 921
714% 959 MB/s
Poor: 85%
This bench: 292%
Great: 299%
Kingston A400 240GB-$28
110GB free
Firmware: SBFKB1E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 312 208 214 211 211 209 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
95.1% Outstanding
Read 439
Write 338
Mixed 354
SusWrite 227
76% 340 MB/s
4K Read 33.8
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 43.8
163% 61.1 MB/s
DQ Read 270
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 210
184% 271 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 95.1%
Great: 92%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$32
637GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 77 77 76 78 78 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
71.3% Very good
Read 172
Write 94.6
Mixed 70.2
SusWrite 77.3
76% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.7
130% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 71.3%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Adata Corsair CMK16GX4M2B3000C15 Corsair CMK16GX4M2B3000C15 24GB
2133, 2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
4096, 4096, 8192, 8192 MB
Performing below potential (22nd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
58.2% Above average
MC Read 20.8
MC Write 21
MC Mixed 17.4
56% 19.7 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 21.7
SC Mixed 20.4
55% 19.2 GB/s
Latency 65.3
61% 65.3 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 58.2%
Great: 95%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical PRIME Z270-A Builds (Compare 6,213 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
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Desktop
Desktop 93%
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Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $1,118
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