Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics57.3% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive122% 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.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 25 '18 at 18:08
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-7700K-$334
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
88.7% Excellent
1-Core 140
2-Core 270
97% 205 Pts
4-Core 468
8-Core 759
78% 614 Pts
64-Core 763
51% 763 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 88.7%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$285
Nvidia(10DE 11D7) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
57.3% Above average
Lighting 227
Reflection 200
Parallax 216
58% 214 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 209
Splatting 168
56% 176 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 57.3%
Great: 60%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Inateck ASM1153E 500GB
466GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 354 393 393 385 385 376 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
74.4% Very good
Read 386
Write 378
Mixed 364
SusWrite 381
85% 377 MB/s
4K Read 23
4K Write 39
4K Mixed 29.6
93% 30.5 MB/s
DQ Read 119
DQ Write 162
DQ Mixed 87.5
81% 123 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 74.4%
Great: 74%
Inateck ASM1153E 250GB
228GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 351 310 311 310 305 309 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
83.5% Excellent
Read 390
Write 389
Mixed 344
SusWrite 316
81% 360 MB/s
4K Read 35
4K Write 57.4
4K Mixed 42
137% 44.8 MB/s
DQ Read 166
DQ Write 89.5
DQ Mixed 107
85% 121 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 83.5%
Great: 84%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$70
197GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 375 294 297 295 296 295 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 463
Write 454
Mixed 386
SusWrite 309
91% 403 MB/s
4K Read 47.1
4K Write 127
4K Mixed 63.5
220% 79.3 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 359
270% 361 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 122%
Great: 125%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$40
560GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 135 134 134 136 131 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
79.4% Very good
Read 142
Write 124
Mixed 30
SusWrite 134
78% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
148% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Value DDR4 2133 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
73.1% Very good
MC Read 27.4
MC Write 27.2
MC Mixed 20.8
72% 25.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 29.2
SC Mixed 24.3
69% 24.1 GB/s
Latency 60.1
66% 60.1 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 81%
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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 19,609 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 75%
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Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $971
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