Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics100% 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 Drive64.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateOct 17 '20 at 01:37
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User ISL-User
Background CPU 11%
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 PC Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700-$327
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
83.6% Excellent
Memory 90.9
1-Core 118
2-Core 217
84% 142 Pts
4-Core 412
8-Core 616
66% 514 Pts
64-Core 618
42% 618 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 83.6%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super)-$455
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (47th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
100% Outstanding
Lighting 123
Reflection 116
Parallax 122
101% 120 fps
MRender 171
Gravity 109
Splatting 99
96% 126 fps
Poor: 91%
This bench: 100%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$100
156GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 253 262 249 193 175 161 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
64.9% Good
Read 334
Write 268
Mixed 149
SusWrite 216
54% 242 MB/s
4K Read 32.1
4K Write 71.1
4K Mixed 18.1
110% 40.4 MB/s
DQ Read 219
DQ Write 71.9
DQ Mixed 50.8
62% 114 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 64.9%
Great: 116%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
97GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 444 450 455 469 471 448 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Read 491
Write 463
Mixed 388
SusWrite 456
101% 450 MB/s
4K Read 44.3
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 60.9
203% 71.5 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 351
265% 354 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 127%
Great: 133%
Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 275GB-$90
256GB free
Firmware: M0CR031
SusWrite @10s intervals: 439 446 255 153 153 150 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
90.6% Outstanding
Read 459
Write 467
Mixed 392
SusWrite 266
89% 396 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 38.2
142% 55.2 MB/s
DQ Read 236
DQ Write 313
DQ Mixed 299
219% 283 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 90.6%
Great: 94%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$76
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 196 195 198 198 199 201 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 203
Write 177
Mixed 88.2
SusWrite 198
122% 166 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 115%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT8G4DFS8213.C8FBR1 CT8G4DFS8213.C8FBD1 16GB
2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing below potential (35th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
66.5% Good
MC Read 25.4
MC Write 24.2
MC Mixed 19.9
66% 23.2 GB/s
SC Read 15.8
SC Write 24.2
SC Mixed 21.6
59% 20.5 GB/s
Latency 65.9
61% 65.9 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 66.5%
Great: 74%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z270-A Builds (Compare 7,894 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $1,037
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