Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 126%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 106%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics62.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive217% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
12 months ago, 12 months ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory30.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.9 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 04 '17 at 23:43
Run Duration188 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
106% Outstanding
SC Int 141
SC Float 147
SC Mixed 146
116% 145 Pts
QC Int 516
QC Float 561
QC Mixed 528
121% 535 Pts
MC Int 701
MC Float 800
MC Mixed 777
114% 759 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 106%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$180
Asus(1043 85B9) 3GB
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
62.4% Good
Lighting 187
Reflection 170
Parallax 180
57% 179 fps
MRender 130
Gravity 186
Splatting 148
66% 155 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 62.4%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$136
427GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
217% Outstanding
Read 1,442
Write 1,032
Mixed 1,141
268% 1,205 MB/s
4K Read 56.2
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 60.8
232% 82.7 MB/s
DQ Read 645
DQ Write 484
DQ Mixed 239
267% 456 MB/s
Poor: 153%
This bench: 217%
Great: 260%
OCZ Vertex 3 240GB-$240
145GB free
Firmware: 2.22 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
80.1% Excellent
Read 455
Write 232
Mixed 322
74% 336 MB/s
4K Read 30.3
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 16.9
125% 52 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 252
DQ Mixed 73.8
108% 202 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 80.1%
Great: 92%
Hitachi Deskstar 7K3000 3TB-$140
1TB free
Firmware: MKAOA580 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
59.5% Above average
Read 100
Write 107
Mixed 115
81% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.83
4K Write 1.52
4K Mixed 0.42
109% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 59.5%
Great: 87%
WD Red 3TB (2012)-$100
504GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
45.9% Average
Read 80
Write 79.7
Mixed 80.8
60% 80.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.17
4K Mixed 0.27
99% 1.04 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 45.9%
Great: 88%
WD Green 1.5TB (2011)-$64
417GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
58.3% Above average
Read 106
Write 97.5
Mixed 94.2
74% 99.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 1.57
4K Mixed 0.22
73% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 58.3%
Great: 65%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Team Group Inc. TEAMGROUP-UD4-3200 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
97.3% Outstanding
MC Read 35
MC Write 37.9
MC Mixed 29.1
97% 34 GB/s
SC Read 23.2
SC Write 42.5
SC Mixed 29.9
91% 31.9 GB/s
Latency 54.3
74% 54.3 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 97.3%
Great: 106%
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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 11,987 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $1,036
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