Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 89.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics90.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive146% 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)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime14.2 Days
Run DateMay 29 '21 at 10:23
Run Duration175 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (49th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700K-$379
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
89.1% Excellent
Memory 91.9
1-Core 138
2-Core 271
95% 167 Pts
4-Core 470
8-Core 646
73% 558 Pts
64-Core 673
45% 673 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 89.1%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.27
Performing below potential (14th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
90.9% Outstanding
Lighting 105
Reflection 161
Parallax 108
85% 125 fps
MRender 95.1
Gravity 126
Splatting 114
98% 112 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 90.9%
Great: 106%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$120
667GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P3CR010 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 913 863 701 695 674 632 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
146% Outstanding
Read 1,188
Write 528
Mixed 831
SusWrite 746
184% 823 MB/s
4K Read 43.2
4K Write 55.7
4K Mixed 42.4
149% 47.1 MB/s
DQ Read 250
DQ Write 56
DQ Mixed 87.9
82% 131 MB/s
Poor: 138%
This bench: 146%
Great: 297%
Crucial M4 64GB-$92
22GB free
Firmware: 0309
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 105 109 110 110 110 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
64.5% Good
Read 505
Write 108
Mixed 165
SusWrite 109
48% 222 MB/s
4K Read 30.3
4K Write 84.2
4K Mixed 17
112% 43.8 MB/s
DQ Read 140
DQ Write 89.6
DQ Mixed 41.8
51% 90.5 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 64.5%
Great: 65%
Kingston SSDNow V300 480GB-$196
199GB free
Firmware: 608ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 251 237 216 215 225 184 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
60.4% Good
Read 266
Write 270
Mixed 268
SusWrite 221
58% 257 MB/s
4K Read 32.9
4K Write 22.4
4K Mixed 27
96% 27.4 MB/s
DQ Read 220
DQ Write 74.9
DQ Mixed 102
87% 132 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 60.4%
Great: 63%
WD WD20EURX 2TB-$45
723GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 100 102 102 102 102 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
64.5% Good
Read 124
Write 115
Mixed 47.8
SusWrite 101
71% 96.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.7
141% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 64.5%
Great: 87%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$87
702GB free
Firmware: JC4B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 105 106 108 105 104 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
55.7% Above average
Read 89.4
Write 99.9
Mixed 59.5
SusWrite 105
65% 88.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
161% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 55.7%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2666 C15 2x8GB-$169
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (31st percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
82.8% Excellent
MC Read 29.9
MC Write 32.1
MC Mixed 25.6
83% 29.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.3
SC Write 34.3
SC Mixed 26
74% 25.9 GB/s
Latency 64.2
62% 64.2 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 96%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z270-A Builds (Compare 13,043 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $1,115
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