Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics103% 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 Drive73.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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 (77%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
13 months ago, 13 months ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory28.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 06:55
Run Duration106 Seconds
Run User SAU-User
Background CPU 77%

 PC Performing as expected (54th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-7700K-$350
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
94.4% Outstanding
SC Int 138
SC Float 144
SC Mixed 141
113% 141 Pts
QC Int 414
QC Float 472
QC Mixed 447
101% 444 Pts
MC Int 621
MC Float 729
MC Mixed 715
103% 688 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 94.4%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$288
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
103% Outstanding
Lighting 322
Reflection 300
Parallax 316
99% 313 fps
MRender 204
Gravity 298
Splatting 237
106% 246 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 103%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$39
121GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK71E0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
73.3% Very good
Read 469
Write 328
Mixed 341
84% 380 MB/s
4K Read 30.3
4K Write 66.7
4K Mixed 6.55
90% 34.5 MB/s
DQ Read 240
DQ Write 194
DQ Mixed 9.81
64% 148 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 73.3%
Great: 94%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
815GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
88% Excellent
Read 164
Write 143
Mixed 138
112% 148 MB/s
4K Read 0.82
4K Write 1.45
4K Mixed 0.28
92% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 88%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT8G4DFS824A.M8FH 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
80.5% Excellent
MC Read 28.8
MC Write 30.9
MC Mixed 25.1
81% 28.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 32.6
SC Mixed 25.2
73% 25.5 GB/s
Latency 64.6
62% 64.6 ns
Poor: 78%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 100%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z270-A Builds (Compare 12,037 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 104% - Outstanding Total price: $986
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