Asus PRIME Z270-AR

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 83%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 94.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics81.7% 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 Drive114% 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)
Memory19.3 GB free of 24 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateOct 16 '19 at 04:29
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th 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 (92nd percentile)
94.9% Outstanding
1-Core 141
2-Core 281
99% 211 Pts
4-Core 542
8-Core 520
73% 531 Pts
64-Core 514
34% 514 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 94.9%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$270
Asus(1043 86A5) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2295 MHz, MLim: 3033 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
81.7% Excellent
Lighting 334
Reflection 265
Parallax 297
88% 299 fps
MRender 229
Gravity 293
Splatting 201
82% 241 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 81.7%
Great: 80%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$87
43GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 283 434 287 104 109 110 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 460
Write 443
Mixed 377
SusWrite 221
84% 375 MB/s
4K Read 46.3
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 63.1
210% 73.8 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 361
271% 362 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 114%
Great: 135%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$60
1TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 106 108 108 107 109 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
74.4% Very good
Read 152
Write 148
Mixed 73.3
SusWrite 107
88% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
193% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 74.4%
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 above expectations (62nd percentile)
73.5% Very good
MC Read 25.6
MC Write 27.7
MC Mixed 23.5
73% 25.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.8
SC Write 27.9
SC Mixed 23.9
66% 23.2 GB/s
Latency 62.5
64% 62.5 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 73.5%
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 3,283 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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