Asus PRIME Z270-AR

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 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 68.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics64.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive61.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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 (68%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-AR  (all builds)
Memory14.1 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 08:34
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 68%

 PC Performing below expectations (26th 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 (9th percentile)
68.8% Good
1-Core 102
2-Core 183
68% 142 Pts
4-Core 400
8-Core 419
56% 409 Pts
64-Core 427
29% 427 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 68.8%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$270
Asus(1043 86A5) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 419.17
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
64.1% Good
Lighting 248
Reflection 195
Parallax 231
65% 225 fps
MRender 184
Gravity 230
Splatting 152
64% 188 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 64.1%
Great: 80%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$87
89GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 242 266 279 191 244 263 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
61.3% Good
Read 308
Write 150
Mixed 210
SusWrite 248
51% 229 MB/s
4K Read 14.6
4K Write 45.1
4K Mixed 19.5
71% 26.4 MB/s
DQ Read 361
DQ Write 179
DQ Mixed 236
184% 259 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 61.3%
Great: 135%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$60
1TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 133 136 135 134 135 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
84.7% Excellent
Read 161
Write 104
Mixed 88.8
SusWrite 134
90% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1
188% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 84.7%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMK16GX4M2A2133C13 CMK8GX4M2A2133C13 CMK16GX4M2A2133C13 CMK8GX4M2A2133C13 24GB
2133, 2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 4096, 8192, 4096 MB
Relative performance (0th percentile)
57.3% Above average
MC Read 21.5
MC Write 23.3
MC Mixed 20.1
62% 21.6 GB/s
SC Read 9.3
SC Write 16.5
SC Mixed 11
35% 12.3 GB/s
Latency 110
36% 110 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 57.3%
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 3,286 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: 62% - Good Total price: $1,103
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Intel Core i7-9700K $369Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super) $160Samsung 850 Pro 512GB $230
HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $38Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $63SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $613SanDisk Extreme 16GB $24
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