Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (88th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 12 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 93.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics81.6% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive125% 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.
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)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime1.4 Days
Run DateApr 05 '21 at 19:14
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%
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 PC Performing way above expectations (88th 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 way above expectations (90th percentile)
93.1% Outstanding
Memory 95.9
1-Core 138
2-Core 272
96% 169 Pts
4-Core 486
8-Core 720
78% 603 Pts
64-Core 735
49% 735 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 93.1%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.92
Performing below potential (72nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
81.6% Excellent
Lighting 101
Reflection 116
Parallax 104
82% 107 fps
MRender 96.2
Gravity 102
Splatting 104
81% 100 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 81.6%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
193GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 336 291 298 296 297 296 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 492
Mixed 411
SusWrite 302
96% 429 MB/s
4K Read 47.6
4K Write 133
4K Mixed 65.4
226% 81.9 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 359
270% 362 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 125%
Great: 124%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$79
639GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 158 159 161 161 161 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 212
Write 169
Mixed 110
SusWrite 159
119% 162 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 1.2
243% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 106%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 38.7
MC Write 39.8
MC Mixed 29.4
103% 36 GB/s
SC Read 21.5
SC Write 43
SC Mixed 25.4
86% 30 GB/s
Latency 54.2
74% 54.2 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 101%
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 11,426 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,070
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HDDRAMUSB
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