Asus PRIME Z270-AR

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 139%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 104%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 96.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics117% 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 Drive289% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-AR  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime9 Days
Run DateMay 13 '19 at 02:51
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
96.7% Outstanding
Memory 97.6
1-Core 135
2-Core 278
97% 170 Pts
4-Core 522
8-Core 709
80% 616 Pts
64-Core 733
49% 733 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 96.7%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 2702 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Lighting 460
Reflection 397
Parallax 472
121% 443 fps
MRender 257
Gravity 443
Splatting 252
118% 317 fps
Poor: 86%
This bench: 117%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$125
361GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1952 979 810 815 811 810 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
289% Outstanding
Read 1,880
Write 1,773
Mixed 1,486
SusWrite 1,029
346% 1,542 MB/s
4K Read 46.7
4K Write 186
4K Mixed 84.2
277% 106 MB/s
DQ Read 1,564
DQ Write 1,328
DQ Mixed 1,418
1,070% 1,437 MB/s
Poor: 218%
This bench: 289%
Great: 334%
SSD 120GB
45GB free
Firmware: SBFM01.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 440 420 413 424 420 419 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
96.3% Outstanding
Read 417
Write 346
Mixed 334
SusWrite 423
86% 380 MB/s
4K Read 29
4K Write 96.2
4K Mixed 27.7
130% 51 MB/s
DQ Read 336
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 202
188% 291 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 96.3%
Great: 93%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$80
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 38.8
MC Write 38.9
MC Mixed 28.2
101% 35.3 GB/s
SC Read 22.4
SC Write 39.4
SC Mixed 31.7
89% 31.2 GB/s
Latency 47.9
84% 47.9 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 101%
Great: 108%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z270-AR Builds (Compare 3,881 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-AR - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,169
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