Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 94%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics3.31% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive72.4% 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)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 26 '21 at 00:34
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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-$361
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
94% Outstanding
Memory 93.2
1-Core 140
2-Core 276
96% 170 Pts
4-Core 510
8-Core 768
82% 639 Pts
64-Core 775
52% 775 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 94%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 630 (Desktop Kaby Lake)
Asus(1043 872F) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 27.20.100.8681
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
3.31% Terrible
Lighting 7.6
Reflection 10
Parallax 9.1
6% 8.9 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.31%
Great: 6%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 480GB-$49
308GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S3500105
SusWrite @10s intervals: 360 384 380 380 373 362 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
72.4% Very good
Read 468
Write 352
Mixed 394
SusWrite 373
89% 397 MB/s
4K Read 18.7
4K Write 31.4
4K Mixed 17
67% 22.4 MB/s
DQ Read 153
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 68.1
101% 182 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 72.4%
Great: 102%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CM4B8G4J2400A16K2-ON 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
80% Very good
MC Read 30.7
MC Write 30.1
MC Mixed 22.6
79% 27.8 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 33.1
SC Mixed 25.4
75% 26.1 GB/s
Latency 61.7
65% 61.7 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 80%
Great: 82%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z270-A Builds (Compare 13,896 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $831
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