Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 126%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 101%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 99.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics126% 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 Drive66.1% 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.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateDec 03 '20 at 17:12
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU6%
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 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
99.4% Outstanding
Memory 96.5
1-Core 151
2-Core 303
103% 183 Pts
4-Core 589
8-Core 596
81% 593 Pts
64-Core 594
40% 594 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 99.4%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$698
Nvidia(10DE 1302) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 457.09
Performing below potential (31st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
126% Outstanding
Lighting 162
Reflection 162
Parallax 165
131% 163 fps
MRender 177
Gravity 142
Splatting 120
119% 146 fps
Poor: 114%
This bench: 126%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 250GB-$100
60GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 64 63 57 57 60 56 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
66.1% Good
Read 454
Write 66
Mixed 62.8
SusWrite 59.7
34% 161 MB/s
4K Read 27.3
4K Write 60.7
4K Mixed 33.1
116% 40.4 MB/s
DQ Read 304
DQ Write 73.9
DQ Mixed 93.1
93% 157 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 66.1%
Great: 117%
Kingston A400 480GB-$47
190GB free
Firmware: SBFKK1B3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 232 404 456 466 469 472 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 387
Write 436
Mixed 339
SusWrite 416
89% 395 MB/s
4K Read 33.9
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 41.8
161% 60.7 MB/s
DQ Read 220
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 170
159% 242 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 103%
Great: 103%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$30
499GB free
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 189 193 193 192 191 194 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 185
Write 144
Mixed 84.8
SusWrite 192
111% 151 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.7
135% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 108%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$79
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
99.8% Outstanding
MC Read 34.6
MC Write 42.3
MC Mixed 29.4
101% 35.4 GB/s
SC Read 20.9
SC Write 42.5
SC Mixed 26.3
85% 29.9 GB/s
Latency 52.2
77% 52.2 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 99.8%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z270-A Builds (Compare 9,662 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: 67% - Good Total price: $1,009
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