Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 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 97.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics76.2% 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 Drive129% 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.
Run History
2 days ago, 2 days ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 11 '21 at 00:44
Run Duration230 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%
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 PC Performing above expectations (84th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-7600K-$210
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
97.6% Outstanding
Memory 95.3
1-Core 148
2-Core 294
101% 179 Pts
4-Core 575
8-Core 579
79% 577 Pts
64-Core 574
39% 574 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 97.6%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 1882 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.63
Performing below potential (24th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
76.2% Very good
Lighting 98.1
Reflection 98.7
Parallax 102
79% 99.6 fps
MRender 88.5
Gravity 90.2
Splatting 87.8
73% 88.8 fps
Poor: 73%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$135
287GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 303 471 481 485 404 329 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
129% Outstanding
Read 479
Write 475
Mixed 355
SusWrite 412
97% 430 MB/s
4K Read 47.8
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 65.5
220% 77.6 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 363
272% 363 MB/s
Poor: 85%
This bench: 129%
Great: 134%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$140
639GB free
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2271 2214 1154 1154 1154 1168 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
384% Outstanding
Read 2,545
Write 2,038
Mixed 1,323
SusWrite 1,519
415% 1,856 MB/s
4K Read 69.7
4K Write 203
4K Mixed 97.8
338% 123 MB/s
DQ Read 2,050
DQ Write 1,760
DQ Mixed 1,804
1,379% 1,871 MB/s
Poor: 209%
This bench: 384%
Great: 360%
Seagate FireCuda 2.5" 1TB-$104
931GB free
Firmware: SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 122 123 120 124 122 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
68.9% Good
Read 118
Write 25.9
Mixed 60.3
SusWrite 120
60% 81.2 MB/s
4K Read 2.6
4K Write 3.9
4K Mixed 2.5
458% 3 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 70%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 171 176 177 177 177 176 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 211
Write 159
Mixed 99.6
SusWrite 176
118% 161 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
248% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 111%
Great: 108%
Seagate Expansion+ 1TB
715GB free
Firmware: 0502
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 104 105 105 105 105 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
59% Above average
Read 103
Write 71.4
Mixed 60
SusWrite 103
62% 84.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.7
145% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 59%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LED DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$192
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
97.5% Outstanding
MC Read 35.3
MC Write 39.7
MC Mixed 28.5
99% 34.5 GB/s
SC Read 20.7
SC Write 40.6
SC Mixed 29.7
87% 30.3 GB/s
Latency 56.3
71% 56.3 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 97.5%
Great: 103%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z270-A Builds (Compare 11,894 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,134
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