Asus PRIME Z270-AR

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (91st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 9 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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. 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 94.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive121% 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.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-AR  (all builds)
Memory19 GB free of 24 GB @ 2.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 15 '19 at 07:16
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing way above expectations (91st 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 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
94.6% Outstanding
1-Core 139
2-Core 278
98% 209 Pts
4-Core 541
8-Core 543
74% 542 Pts
64-Core 542
36% 542 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 94.6%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$275
Asus(1043 86A5) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2340 MHz, MLim: 3058 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 419.17
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 18.8
15% 18.8 fps
Poor: 67% Great: 80%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$90
50GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 414 299 324 312 291 350 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 462
Write 450
Mixed 382
SusWrite 332
91% 406 MB/s
4K Read 47.7
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 63.2
214% 75 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 360
270% 362 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 121%
Great: 134%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$57
1TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 140 143 141 142 141 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
89.6% Excellent
Read 171
Write 92.3
Mixed 92.5
SusWrite 141
92% 124 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1
195% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMK16GX4M2A2133C13 CMK8GX4M2A2133C13 CMK16GX4M2A2133C13 CMK8GX4M2A2133C13 24GB
2197, 2197, 2197, 2197 MHz
8192, 4096, 8192, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
79.8% Very good
MC Read 28.3
MC Write 30.3
MC Mixed 25.3
80% 28 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 30.6
SC Mixed 24.7
71% 24.9 GB/s
Latency 61.3
65% 61.3 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 79.8%
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 3,468 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-AR - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $1,048
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Intel Core i7-9700K $370Nvidia RTX 2060 $330Samsung 850 Pro 512GB $249
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $82SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $73SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $683SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
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