Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 10%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 91.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics11.8% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
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.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory7.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161108
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateSep 03 '20 at 11:32
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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 above expectations (77th percentile)
91.3% Outstanding
Memory 92.4
1-Core 137
2-Core 268
94% 166 Pts
4-Core 486
8-Core 732
78% 609 Pts
64-Core 736
49% 736 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 91.3%
Great: 96%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 630 (Desktop Kaby Lake)
Asus(1043 872F) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 27.20.100.7989
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
6.63% Terrible
Lighting 8.03
Reflection 11.6
Parallax 8.62
7% 9.42 fps
MRender 7.81
Gravity 7.37
Splatting 16.2
5% 10.5 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.63%
Great: 6%
Nvidia Quadro K620-$170
Nvidia(10DE 1098) 2GB
CLim: 1124 MHz, MLim: 450 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
11.8% Very poor
Lighting 15
Reflection 14.5
Parallax 10.9
12% 13.5 fps
MRender 12.2
Gravity 13.6
Splatting 15.7
8% 13.8 fps
Poor: 11%
This bench: 11.8%
Great: 12%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
18GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,715
Write 586
Mixed 511
203% 938 MB/s
4K Read 53.7
4K Write 155
4K Mixed 40.6
215% 83.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1,033
DQ Write 537
DQ Mixed 946
660% 839 MB/s
Poor: 134% Great: 234%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
680GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 156 151 153 153 153 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
90.8% Outstanding
Read 163
Write 149
Mixed 106
SusWrite 153
105% 143 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 1.1
228% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 90.8%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
43% Average
MC Read 15.1
MC Write 14.4
MC Mixed 12.4
40% 14 GB/s
SC Read 13
SC Write 15.9
SC Mixed 13.9
41% 14.3 GB/s
Latency 63.3
63% 63.3 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 43%
Great: 49%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z270-A Builds (Compare 8,034 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $1,007
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