Asrock Z270 Taichi

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 54%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics4.7% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive127% 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.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
CPU throttled at 99% by Windows. Ensure maximum processor state is set to 100% via Settings > System > Power & sleep > Additional power settings > Change plan settings > Change advanced power settings > Processor power management > Maximum processor state.
MotherboardAsrock Z270 Taichi  (all builds)
Memory1.6 GB free of 4 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180117
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 25 '19 at 13:02
Run Duration217 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU6%
CPU Throttled 99%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-6400T
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
54% Above average
1-Core 85.6
2-Core 160
58% 123 Pts
4-Core 293
8-Core 300
40% 296 Pts
64-Core 299
20% 299 Pts
Poor: 38%
This bench: 54%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
ASRock(1849 1912) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 25.20.100.6374
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
4.7% Terrible
Lighting 17.8
Reflection 22
Parallax 18.3
5% 19.4 fps
MRender 15.5
Gravity 16.2
Splatting 0.2
5% 10.6 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4.7%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$104
411GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF109C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 522 551 199 481 120 115 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
127% Outstanding
Read 788
Write 547
Mixed 605
SusWrite 331
127% 568 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 51.2
166% 65.3 MB/s
DQ Read 499
DQ Write 516
DQ Mixed 460
359% 492 MB/s
Poor: 85%
This bench: 127%
Great: 165%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$68
2GB free
Firmware: CC45
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 28.5
Write 64.8
Mixed 27.8
30% 40.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 7.5
4K Mixed 0.5
207% 2.77 MB/s
Poor: 56% Great: 114%
Seagate Barracuda 6TB (2017)-$116
527GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 93 98 95 98 99 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
42.2% Average
Read 49.3
Write 81.1
Mixed 55.1
SusWrite 96.1
52% 70.4 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 4.9
4K Mixed 0.5
192% 2.17 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 42.2%
Great: 90%
WD WD100EMAZ-00WJTA0 10TB
224GB free
Firmware: 83.H0A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 153 155 151 142 144 140 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
73.4% Very good
Read 107
Write 110
Mixed 68.8
SusWrite 148
79% 108 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 5.9
4K Mixed 1.3
300% 2.77 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 73.4%
Great: 116%
WD WD100EMAZ-00WJTA0 10TB
215GB free
Firmware: 83.H0A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 167 165 165 165 160 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 187
Write 200
Mixed 106
SusWrite 164
120% 164 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 5.4
4K Mixed 1.3
294% 2.63 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 101%
Great: 116%
Seagate ST5000DM003-2FH18L 5TB
88GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 98 97 96 101 100 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
52.1% Above average
Read 83
Write 105
Mixed 63.1
SusWrite 97.6
64% 87.2 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 4.1
4K Mixed 0.4
166% 1.87 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 52.1%
Great: 90%
Seagate Desktop HDD 4TB (2013)-$70
3.5TB free
Firmware: CC54
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 168 171 170 170 170 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
95.6% Outstanding
Read 165
Write 132
Mixed 77.3
SusWrite 169
99% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
138% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 95.6%
Great: 98%
Seagate Desktop HDD 4TB (2013)-$70
3.5TB free
Firmware: CC52
SusWrite @10s intervals: 142 150 151 151 149 152 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
86.6% Excellent
Read 153
Write 120
Mixed 76
SusWrite 149
91% 125 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.7
127% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 98%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 1x4GB-$29
1 of 4 slots used
4GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
44.7% Average
MC Read 16.4
MC Write 16
MC Mixed 12.1
42% 14.8 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 15.2
SC Mixed 13.8
39% 13.5 GB/s
Latency 62.6
64% 62.6 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 44.7%
Great: 48%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical Z270 Taichi Builds (Compare 1,128 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asrock Z270 Taichi

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $1,061
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