Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 121%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 103%
UFO
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 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 89.5%, 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 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory59.8 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171225
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 24 '21 at 02:10
Run Duration236 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 27%

 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 i7-7700K-$379
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
89.5% Excellent
Memory 90.2
1-Core 137
2-Core 272
94% 166 Pts
4-Core 479
8-Core 700
76% 590 Pts
64-Core 693
46% 693 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$1,089
EVGA(3842 5390) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 461.92
Performing below potential (46th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
135% Outstanding
Lighting 165
Reflection 185
Parallax 194
133% 182 fps
MRender 133
Gravity 177
Splatting 122
137% 144 fps
Poor: 115%
This bench: 135%
Great: 148%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 1TB-$239
448GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR070
SusWrite @10s intervals: 431 434 395 374 376 375 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 418
Write 483
Mixed 386
SusWrite 397
95% 421 MB/s
4K Read 28.4
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 43.3
160% 62.9 MB/s
DQ Read 355
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 335
251% 335 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 105%
Great: 105%
Crucial P5 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$104
931GB free
Firmware: P4CR324 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1564 1656 1679 1700 1705 1706 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
337% Outstanding
Read 2,708
Write 1,282
Mixed 1,731
SusWrite 1,668
412% 1,847 MB/s
4K Read 51.8
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 66.6
228% 79.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,397
DQ Write 1150
DQ Mixed 1,259
947% 1,269 MB/s
Poor: 170%
This bench: 337%
Great: 377%
Crucial P5 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$190
1.5TB free
Firmware: P4CR324 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1356 1353 1355 1353 1351 1353 MB/s
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
241% Outstanding
Read 748
Write 446
Mixed 1,242
SusWrite 1,353
215% 948 MB/s
4K Read 51.8
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 70.5
233% 81 MB/s
DQ Read 1,392
DQ Write 1,144
DQ Mixed 1,259
945% 1,265 MB/s
Poor: 139%
This bench: 241%
Great: 390%
WD Black 4TB (2013)-$260
3TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 160 164 165 165 165 163 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
97.1% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 156
Mixed 94.5
SusWrite 164
108% 147 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.1
213% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 97.1%
Great: 99%
WD Black 4TB (2016)-$174
3TB free
Firmware: 81.H0A81
SusWrite @10s intervals: 199 196 197 200 194 197 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 187
Write 184
Mixed 80.1
SusWrite 197
118% 162 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 6.5
4K Mixed 0.7
240% 2.73 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 111%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT16G4DFRA32A.C8FE 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
74.8% Very good
MC Read 26.8
MC Write 28.7
MC Mixed 22.8
75% 26.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 31
SC Mixed 23.4
69% 24.2 GB/s
Latency 67
60% 67 ns
Poor: 75%
This bench: 74.8%
Great: 145%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z270-A Builds (Compare 13,048 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
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Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $1,115
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