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The Prime Z270-A motherboard is one of ASUS' initial offering integrating the Intel Z270 chipset. The board features ASUS' Channel line aesthetics with a black PCB...
Alphacool NexXxos Cool Answer 360 D5/UT kit
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Alphacool is a German-based company, known in liquid cooling enthusiast's circles for their high performance and...
Synthetic Benchmark Testing
SiSoft Sandra 2016 SP1a
The Sandra benchmarks remain a fast and easy way to determine system quality from a CPU and memory...
Audio Subsystem Testing
Audio Playback Testing
Using a selection of Hard Rock and Heavy Metal music tracks and Windows Media Player, the audio subsystem playback performance was tested for playback accuracy and fidelity.
Playback using the app provided...
To verify that the motherboard works as advertised, the board was run through our standard benchmark suite. In most cases, the results are presented for the motherboard under review as well as a...
The following screens detail settings on the Monitor, Boot, Tools, and Exit tabs in the Advanced Mode interface.
The Monitor tab houses real-time display of board monitored temperature, voltage, and fan speed settings as well as configuration...
The following screens detail settings on the EZ Mode interface and Main and Advanced tabs in the Advanced Mode interface.
EZ Mode Interface
The EZ Mode interface presents information organized into sections in an easy-to-read manner for those users who...
ASUS bundled the Prime Z270-A motherboard with the latest revision of their ASUS UEFI (Unified Extensible Firmware Interface) implementation, a customized version of the AMI UEFI BIOS replacement. The UEFI offers full keyboard and mouse support while...
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EK's Supremacy line of CPU waterblocks are well known for their performance and style. Their latest version in this block line, the Supremacy MX, advances...