Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 86%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 94.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics94% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory5.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 01 '19 at 13:22
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700K-$275
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
94.2% Outstanding
1-Core 137
2-Core 271
96% 204 Pts
4-Core 532
8-Core 751
83% 642 Pts
64-Core 742
50% 742 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 94.2%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
94% Outstanding
Lighting 365
Reflection 374
Parallax 385
95% 375 fps
MRender 206
Gravity 381
Splatting 249
92% 279 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 94%
Great: 102%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 275GB-$90
134GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 467 468 185 156 157 157 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - drive id incomplete or inconclusive
Read 445
Write 431
Mixed 382
SusWrite 265
86% 381 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 40.5
147% 57.3 MB/s
DQ Read 235
DQ Write 313
DQ Mixed 302
220% 284 MB/s
Poor: 57% Great: 95%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$39
90GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 107 112 112 113 113 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
59.2% Above average
Read 95.5
Write 86.2
Mixed 64.2
SusWrite 111
66% 89.1 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.7
145% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 59.2%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 2x4GB-$69
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
91.1% Outstanding
MC Read 35.1
MC Write 35.2
MC Mixed 25.6
91% 32 GB/s
SC Read 20.7
SC Write 35.9
SC Mixed 28.6
81% 28.4 GB/s
Latency 53.8
74% 53.8 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 91.1%
Great: 95%
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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 19,577 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $997
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CPUGPUSSD
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Intel Core i7-9700K $340AMD RX 590 $186Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $51
HDDRAMUSB
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