Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 80.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics110% 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 Drive253% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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.
Very high background CPU (34%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory21.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime5.1 Days
Run DateJun 16 '21 at 16:43
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 34%
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 PC Performing as expected (47th 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 below expectations (16th percentile)
80.2% Excellent
Memory 85.3
1-Core 126
2-Core 240
86% 150 Pts
4-Core 405
8-Core 596
64% 501 Pts
64-Core 666
45% 666 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 80.2%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
110% Outstanding
Lighting 135
Reflection 144
Parallax 133
109% 138 fps
MRender 117
Gravity 140
Splatting 120
110% 125 fps
Poor: 95%
This bench: 110%
Great: 115%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$249
593GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B6QCXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1248 1294 1200 1213 1238 1272 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
253% Outstanding
Read 2,082
Write 1,536
Mixed 938
SusWrite 1,244
324% 1,450 MB/s
4K Read 40.4
4K Write 94.5
4K Mixed 55.3
182% 63.4 MB/s
DQ Read 951
DQ Write 732
DQ Mixed 812
615% 832 MB/s
Poor: 158%
This bench: 253%
Great: 346%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 4x8GB-$183
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
85.7% Excellent
MC Read 31.6
MC Write 33.2
MC Mixed 26.9
87% 30.6 GB/s
SC Read 18
SC Write 36.3
SC Mixed 25.6
76% 26.6 GB/s
Latency 71.7
56% 71.7 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 85.7%
Great: 114%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% -nan(ind)% 0 8 6 60 25" 2048 1152 DELD06F DELL U2515H
Typical PRIME Z270-A Builds (Compare 12,472 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: 60% - Above average Total price: $1,118
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