Asus PRIME Z270-AR

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 9%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 9%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 91%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics0.04% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive66.9% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-AR  (all builds)
Memory21.3 GB free of 24 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 02 '21 at 16:53
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (58th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700K-$379
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
91% Outstanding
Memory 90.4
1-Core 139
2-Core 279
96% 169 Pts
4-Core 503
8-Core 661
76% 582 Pts
64-Core 665
45% 665 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 91%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 630 (Desktop Kaby Lake)
Asus(1043 872F) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 27.20.100.9316
Relative performance (0th percentile)
0.04% Terrible
Lighting 0.1
Reflection 10.1
Parallax 11.6
0% 7.27 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 0.04%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 250GB-$90
181GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X41100WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 183 169 171 171 170 170 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
66.9% Good
Read 492
Write 309
Mixed 238
SusWrite 173
67% 303 MB/s
4K Read 20.5
4K Write 60.2
4K Mixed 19.2
88% 33.3 MB/s
DQ Read 260
DQ Write 211
DQ Mixed 154
138% 208 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 66.9%
Great: 103%
Toshiba P300 1TB-$53
931GB free
Firmware: MS2OA8J0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 179 176 176 180 180 184 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
90% Outstanding
Read 134
Write 187
Mixed 22.2
SusWrite 179
94% 131 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.6
153% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 90%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D240FSC.16FBD 3x8GB
3 of 4 slots used
24GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
82.9% Excellent
MC Read 29.8
MC Write 31.5
MC Mixed 26
83% 29.1 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 34.2
SC Mixed 26.7
77% 26.9 GB/s
Latency 66.6
60% 66.6 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 82.9%
Great: 97%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z270-AR Builds (Compare 1,751 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-AR - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $1,108
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