Asus PRIME Z270-AR

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 115%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 95.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics125% 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 Drive185% 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)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170322
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 13 '19 at 01:33
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-7700K-$334
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
95.8% Outstanding
1-Core 139
2-Core 277
98% 208 Pts
4-Core 543
8-Core 743
84% 643 Pts
64-Core 742
50% 742 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 95.8%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$695
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 431.36
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Lighting 504
Reflection 478
Parallax 534
132% 505 fps
MRender 252
Gravity 509
Splatting 272
117% 344 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 125%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDS500G3XHC-00SJG0 500GB
433GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 102000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 759 760 748 685 685 680 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
185% Outstanding
Read 692
Write 671
Mixed 667
SusWrite 720
155% 687 MB/s
4K Read 45.4
4K Write 165
4K Mixed 72.6
249% 94.3 MB/s
DQ Read 844
DQ Write 760
DQ Mixed 1,347
861% 984 MB/s
Poor: 170%
This bench: 185%
Great: 280%
WDC WDS250G2B0A 250GB
132GB free
Firmware: X61190WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 208 204 235 187 186 186 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
86% Excellent
Read 474
Write 344
Mixed 235
SusWrite 201
70% 313 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 69.4
4K Mixed 39
130% 45.7 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 255
DQ Mixed 133
150% 257 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 86%
Great: 104%
WD Blue 3TB (2015)-$74
2.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 63 64 66 66 66 66 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
57.1% Above average
Read 134
Write 74.5
Mixed 70
SusWrite 65.2
63% 85.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.7
134% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 57.1%
Great: 96%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x8GB-$74
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
77.3% Very good
MC Read 28
MC Write 29
MC Mixed 23.8
77% 26.9 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 30.4
SC Mixed 24.6
70% 24.6 GB/s
Latency 61.6
65% 61.6 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 77.3%
Great: 96%
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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 3,200 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-AR - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,035
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