Asus PRIME Z270-AR

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (85th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 15 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. 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 97.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics79.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive113% 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)
Memory20.7 GB free of 24 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 15 '19 at 09:23
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (85th 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 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
97.5% Outstanding
1-Core 145
2-Core 288
102% 217 Pts
4-Core 555
8-Core 551
76% 553 Pts
64-Core 548
37% 548 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 97.5%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$270
Asus(1043 86A5) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2220 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
79.3% Very good
Lighting 334
Reflection 259
Parallax 316
88% 303 fps
MRender 226
Gravity 283
Splatting 184
79% 231 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 79.3%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$107
46GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 274 211 276 265 121 117 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 470
Write 442
Mixed 378
SusWrite 211
84% 375 MB/s
4K Read 44.8
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 63
209% 73.8 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 360
271% 362 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 113%
Great: 134%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$60
1TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 132 131 135 135 134 134 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
85.8% Excellent
Read 166
Write 138
Mixed 88.8
SusWrite 133
96% 131 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1
194% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 85.8%
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
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
77.1% Very good
MC Read 27.7
MC Write 29.2
MC Mixed 24.8
78% 27.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.4
SC Write 27.2
SC Mixed 24.1
66% 23.2 GB/s
Latency 63.7
63% 63.7 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 77.1%
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 3,276 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: 60% - Good Total price: $1,123
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HDDRAMUSB
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