Asus PRIME Z270-AR

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (17th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 83 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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 70.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics67.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive55.5% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (74%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-AR  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 24 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime1 Days
Run DateOct 13 '19 at 08:28
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 74%

 PC Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-7600K-$251
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
70.4% Very good
1-Core 97.8
2-Core 160
63% 129 Pts
4-Core 436
8-Core 438
60% 437 Pts
64-Core 408
27% 408 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 70.4%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$264
Asus(1043 86A5) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 419.17
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
67.9% Good
Lighting 273
Reflection 216
Parallax 272
72% 254 fps
MRender 200
Gravity 241
Splatting 168
68% 203 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 67.9%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$107
90GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 160 153 152 148 144 158 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
55.5% Above average
Read 308
Write 142
Mixed 189
SusWrite 152
44% 198 MB/s
4K Read 12.5
4K Write 49.9
4K Mixed 18.7
69% 27 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 201
DQ Mixed 226
184% 265 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 55.5%
Great: 135%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$60
1TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 107 107 109 107 109 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
73.1% Very good
Read 147
Write 143
Mixed 83.3
SusWrite 108
88% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.9
172% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMK16GX4M2A2133C13 CMK8GX4M2A2133C13 CMK16GX4M2A2133C13 CMK8GX4M2A2133C13 24GB
2133, 2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 4096, 8192, 4096 MB
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
62.1% Good
MC Read 23.6
MC Write 25.2
MC Mixed 21.7
67% 23.5 GB/s
SC Read 9.5
SC Write 17.7
SC Mixed 12.5
38% 13.2 GB/s
Latency 105
38% 105 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 77%
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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 3,225 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-AR - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,038
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HDDRAMUSB
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