Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
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 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 91%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics105% 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
High background CPU (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colori
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 03:34
Run Duration177 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU 24%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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-$355
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
91% Outstanding
SC Int 137
SC Float 142
SC Mixed 137
111% 139 Pts
QC Int 439
QC Float 438
QC Mixed 424
98% 434 Pts
MC Int 624
MC Float 751
MC Mixed 723
104% 699 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 91%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$350
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
105% Outstanding
Lighting 340
Reflection 305
Parallax 352
106% 332 fps
MRender 204
Gravity 287
Splatting 238
104% 243 fps
Poor: 82%
This bench: 105%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 2.5TB
2.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
289% Outstanding
Read 715
Write 294
Mixed 260
312% 423 MB/s
4K Read 0.35
4K Write 4.4
4K Mixed 0.38
139% 1.71 MB/s
Poor: 187%
This bench: 289%
Great: 307%
Kingston DataTraveler 2.0 32GB
23GB free, PID 162f
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
13.5% Very poor
Read 33
Write 10.6
Mixed 10.3
18% 18 MB/s
4K Read 5.01
4K Write 1.71
4K Mixed 1.48
127% 2.73 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 13.5%
Great: 14%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$126
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
79.7% Very good
MC Read 28.8
MC Write 30.1
MC Mixed 25.6
80% 28.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.3
SC Write 30.8
SC Mixed 24.3
70% 24.5 GB/s
Latency 65.8
61% 65.8 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 79.7%
Great: 89%
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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 10,849 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $1,104
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Intel Core i7-7700K $355AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $160
HDDRAMUSB
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