Asus PRIME Z270M-PLUS

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics39.4% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive245% 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.
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.
Very high background CPU (31%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270M-PLUS  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180514
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 07:30
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User SGP-User
Background CPU 31%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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 i5-7400-$189
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
74.1% Very good
SC Int 100
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 104
83% 104 Pts
QC Int 374
QC Float 425
QC Mixed 380
89% 393 Pts
MC Int 376
MC Float 425
MC Mixed 398
60% 400 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 74.1%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
Nvidia(10DE 1C82) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
39.4% Below average
Lighting 123
Reflection 82.4
Parallax 120
38% 109 fps
MRender 82.1
Gravity 116
Splatting 84
41% 94.1 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 39.4%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$88
177GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 528 322 310 309 311 312 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
245% Outstanding
Read 2,230
Write 1,456
Mixed 967
SusWrite 349
276% 1,250 MB/s
4K Read 57.7
4K Write 165
4K Mixed 80.6
278% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 964
DQ Write 1,200
DQ Mixed 986
770% 1,050 MB/s
Poor: 179%
This bench: 245%
Great: 270%
SanDisk Ultra II 480GB-$83
371GB free
Firmware: X41320RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 446 416 308 301 298 299 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 472
Write 444
Mixed 337
SusWrite 345
90% 399 MB/s
4K Read 37.9
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 49.9
178% 64.8 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 300
DQ Mixed 252
214% 314 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 110%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x4GB-$90
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
88.7% Excellent
MC Read 32.7
MC Write 36.7
MC Mixed 25.9
91% 31.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.5
SC Write 34.9
SC Mixed 24
73% 25.5 GB/s
Latency 59.8
67% 59.8 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 88.7%
Great: 99%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z270M-PLUS Builds (Compare 1,022 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 112%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270M-PLUS

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $850
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