Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 119%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 98.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics145% 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 Drive112% 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.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
8 months ago, 8 months ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateApr 11 '18 at 23:03
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing as expected (40th 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 above expectations (67th percentile)
98.5% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 143
SC Mixed 139
111% 139 Pts
QC Int 475
QC Float 517
QC Mixed 482
111% 491 Pts
MC Int 654
MC Float 779
MC Mixed 729
108% 721 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 98.5%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2775 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
145% Outstanding
Lighting 445
Reflection 424
Parallax 416
134% 428 fps
MRender 256
Gravity 504
Splatting 279
153% 346 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 145%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$98
172GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 503
Write 400
Mixed 410
97% 438 MB/s
4K Read 43
4K Write 93.9
4K Mixed 49.3
178% 62.1 MB/s
DQ Read 318
DQ Write 231
DQ Mixed 128
135% 226 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 112%
Great: 136%
Mushkin MKNSSDCR120GB-ALT 120GB
49GB free
Firmware: 332ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
71.6% Very good
Read 493
Write 131
Mixed 199
60% 274 MB/s
4K Read 31.2
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 19.3
127% 51.7 MB/s
DQ Read 178
DQ Write 133
DQ Mixed 50.2
66% 121 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 71.6%
Great: 73%
WD Red Pro 4TB (2014)-$229
2.5TB free
Firmware: 81.00A81 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
67% Good
Read 143
Write 90.1
Mixed 94.3
82% 109 MB/s
4K Read 0.41
4K Write 2.57
4K Mixed 0.19
85% 1.05 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 67%
Great: 100%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$110
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (21st percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
71.8% Very good
MC Read 27.2
MC Write 26.7
MC Mixed 21.1
71% 25 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 26.7
SC Mixed 23.3
64% 22.4 GB/s
Latency 62.9
64% 62.9 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 71.8%
Great: 93%
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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 11,989 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
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Desktop
Desktop 91%
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Workstation
Workstation 69%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $1,011
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