Asus PRIME Z270-AR

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 89.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics133% 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.
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)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161227
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateOct 08 '19 at 19:58
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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 above expectations (68th percentile)
89.1% Excellent
1-Core 139
2-Core 258
95% 199 Pts
4-Core 479
8-Core 734
78% 606 Pts
64-Core 733
49% 733 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 89.1%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$799
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
133% Outstanding
Lighting 538
Reflection 511
Parallax 581
141% 544 fps
MRender 262
Gravity 539
Splatting 281
123% 361 fps
Poor: 98%
This bench: 133%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
33GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,039
Write 1334
Mixed 531
285% 1,301 MB/s
4K Read 51.9
4K Write 162
4K Mixed 46.3
224% 86.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,000
DQ Write 941
DQ Mixed 871
681% 937 MB/s
Poor: 137% Great: 234%
Plextor M5M mSATA 64GB-$94
59GB free
Firmware: 1.04
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 157 157 158 157 157 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
87.1% Excellent
Read 503
Write 155
Mixed 209
SusWrite 158
56% 256 MB/s
4K Read 34.1
4K Write 87.8
4K Mixed 42.9
153% 54.9 MB/s
DQ Read 289
DQ Write 160
DQ Mixed 167
140% 205 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 87.1%
Great: 83%
Toshiba P300 1TB-$47
557GB free
Firmware: MS2OA8J0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 169 169 169 169 169 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
93.4% Outstanding
Read 160
Write 169
Mixed 39.5
SusWrite 166
97% 134 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
147% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 93.4%
Great: 108%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
931GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3J0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 122 124 122 125 121 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
75.5% Very good
Read 141
Write 117
Mixed 30
SusWrite 122
74% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.5
100% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 75.5%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D240FSB.16FBD 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
46% Average
MC Read 15.8
MC Write 15.8
MC Mixed 13.1
42% 14.9 GB/s
SC Read 13.7
SC Write 17
SC Mixed 16.3
45% 15.7 GB/s
Latency 61.1
66% 61.1 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 46%
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 3,216 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-AR - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $1,028
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