Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 100%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 91.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics83.4% 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 Drive361% 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.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory27.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 26 '21 at 05:13
Run Duration316 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU5%
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 PC Performing above expectations (68th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$359
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
91.1% Outstanding
Memory 95.4
1-Core 136
2-Core 261
94% 164 Pts
4-Core 467
8-Core 717
76% 592 Pts
64-Core 735
49% 735 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 91.1%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$138
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 2202 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 496.49
Performing below potential (74th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
83.4% Excellent
Lighting 103
Reflection 117
Parallax 106
83% 109 fps
MRender 104
Gravity 104
Splatting 105
84% 104 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 83.4%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$114
827GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2328 2197 1469 1471 1472 1477 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
361% Outstanding
Read 2,607
Write 2,437
Mixed 1,883
SusWrite 1,736
486% 2,166 MB/s
4K Read 67.6
4K Write 174
4K Mixed 93.8
315% 112 MB/s
DQ Read 1,334
DQ Write 1,030
DQ Mixed 1,153
870% 1,172 MB/s
Poor: 240%
This bench: 361%
Great: 398%
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$38
10GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 498
Write 192
Mixed 204
65% 298 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 13.9
118% 51.1 MB/s
DQ Read 166
DQ Write 206
DQ Mixed 79.9
90% 151 MB/s
Poor: 36% Great: 81%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$81
341GB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 94 94 94 94 94 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
69.5% Good
Read 149
Write 138
Mixed 38.9
SusWrite 92.9
76% 105 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.6
154% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 69.5%
Great: 109%
WD WD80EDAZ-11TA3A0 8TB
6.5TB free
Firmware: 81.00A81
SusWrite @10s intervals: 171 186 182 190 186 189 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 57% Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR4 3000 C15 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
97.2% Outstanding
MC Read 35.7
MC Write 38.3
MC Mixed 29.2
98% 34.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.2
SC Write 42.7
SC Mixed 30.2
86% 30 GB/s
Latency 55.9
72% 55.9 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 97.2%
Great: 103%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 5: 1R 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
5% 2% 57 110 7 144 24" 1920 1080 ACR02F9 GN246HL
History: Score 23: 2R 4G 1B | Score 5: 1R 0G 0B
Typical PRIME Z270-A Builds (Compare 13,887 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: $840
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