Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics101% 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 Drive48% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 14 '19 at 15:46
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User ZAF-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing below expectations (35th 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 i7-6700K-$279
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
84.9% Excellent
SC Int 126
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 130
90% 130 Pts
QC Int 462
QC Float 454
QC Mixed 470
83% 462 Pts
MC Int 587
MC Float 670
MC Mixed 668
43% 642 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 84.9%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega 64-$400
CLim: 1630 MHz, MLim: 945 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.6.1
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Lighting 0.2
Reflection 240
Parallax 601
67% 280 fps
MRender 190
Gravity 390
Splatting 301
126% 294 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 101%
Great: 139%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SU650 480GB-$80
165GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0817B0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 211 175 15 154 57 51 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
48% Average
Read 487
Write 432
Mixed 380
SusWrite 110
79% 352 MB/s
4K Read 31.6
4K Write 37.2
4K Mixed 1.1
69% 23.3 MB/s
DQ Read 104
DQ Write 45.1
DQ Mixed 1
20% 49.9 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 48%
Great: 97%
WD WD80PUZX-64NEAY0 8TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.H0A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 130 139 135 132 132 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
72.3% Very good
Read 118
Write 122
Mixed 71.3
SusWrite 133
82% 111 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 1.4
237% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 72.3%
Great: 99%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2400 C15 4x4GB-$109
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
82.9% Excellent
MC Read 30
MC Write 31.5
MC Mixed 25.5
83% 29 GB/s
SC Read 19
SC Write 32.7
SC Mixed 26.5
74% 26.1 GB/s
Latency 58.8
68% 58.8 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 82.9%
Great: 105%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z270-A Builds (Compare 17,056 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $1,076
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