Asus PRIME Z270-AR

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (24th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 76 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 31.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics92.9% 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 Drive51.4% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
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 Z270-AR  (all builds)
Memory10.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170723
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateJan 12 '19 at 14:09
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 31%

 PC Performing below expectations (24th 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-$349
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
31.6% Below average
SC Int 54.6
SC Float 91.5
SC Mixed 65.9
56% 70.7 Pts
QC Int 144
QC Float 167
QC Mixed 126
33% 146 Pts
MC Int 145
MC Float 131
MC Mixed 154
22% 143 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 31.6%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$360
CLim: 2050 MHz, MLim: 2077 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 416.94
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
92.9% Outstanding
Lighting 274
Reflection 276
Parallax 313
89% 288 fps
MRender 189
Gravity 267
Splatting 214
96% 223 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 92.9%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$28
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z33130RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 57 46 35 33 46 38 MB/s
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
51.4% Above average
Read 337
Write 69.7
Mixed 28.3
SusWrite 42.7
26% 119 MB/s
4K Read 19.1
4K Write 84.6
4K Mixed 19.9
99% 41.2 MB/s
DQ Read 180
DQ Write 81.4
DQ Mixed 25.2
47% 95.4 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 51.4%
Great: 76%
Toshiba P300 1TB-$49
628GB free
Firmware: MS2OA8J0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 167 169 167 161 163 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
90.4% Outstanding
Read 151
Write 152
Mixed 40
SusWrite 164
92% 127 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.5
120% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 90.4%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$115
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
65.7% Good
MC Read 18.6
MC Write 26.8
MC Mixed 19.9
62% 21.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 31.6
SC Mixed 24.7
70% 24.5 GB/s
Latency 60.1
66% 60.1 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 65.7%
Great: 110%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z270-AR Builds (Compare 2,505 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-AR - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $1,078
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