Asus PRIME Z270-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
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 85.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics115% 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 Drive89.4% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-A  (all builds)
Memory20.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime4.1 Days
Run DateApr 29 '21 at 19:25
Run Duration159 Seconds
Run User JPN-User
Background CPU 17%
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 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 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
85.5% Excellent
Memory 95.9
1-Core 139
2-Core 267
96% 167 Pts
4-Core 405
8-Core 645
67% 525 Pts
64-Core 719
48% 719 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
Device(7377 150A) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.11
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (142 fps cap detected)
115% Outstanding
Lighting 142
Reflection 142
Parallax 142
115% 142 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 143
Splatting 134
115% 140 fps
Poor: 126%
This bench: 115%
Great: 164%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$45
109GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3G37R5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 347 123 109 81 131 75 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
89.4% Excellent
Read 473
Write 393
Mixed 168
SusWrite 144
65% 295 MB/s
4K Read 36
4K Write 95.5
4K Mixed 42.8
160% 58.1 MB/s
DQ Read 316
DQ Write 248
DQ Mixed 146
146% 236 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 89.4%
Great: 88%
Spcc Solid State Disk 480GB
43GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 34 366 315 313 267 286 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 470
Mixed 352
SusWrite 264
89% 399 MB/s
4K Read 35.6
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 44.4
168% 62.5 MB/s
DQ Read 322
DQ Write 356
DQ Mixed 201
189% 293 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 103%
Great: 106%
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.C 1TB-$50
477GB free
Firmware: JP4OA3EA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 93 96 96 97 96 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
55.8% Above average
Read 98.9
Write 100
Mixed 53.6
SusWrite 95.4
64% 87 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.9
163% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 55.8%
Great: 75%
WD Red 6TB (2014)-$180
5.5TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 80 82 81 80 80 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
44.4% Average
Read 73.8
Write 78.6
Mixed 60.4
SusWrite 80.4
54% 73.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.9
175% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 44.4%
Great: 99%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
95.7% Outstanding
MC Read 35.5
MC Write 35.8
MC Mixed 30.1
97% 33.8 GB/s
SC Read 21.1
SC Write 37.7
SC Mixed 29.2
84% 29.3 GB/s
Latency 54.1
74% 54.1 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 95.7%
Great: 117%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z270-A Builds (Compare 12,398 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
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Desktop
Desktop 92%
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Workstation
Workstation 62%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-A - $159

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,133
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