Asus PRIME Z270-AR

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 96%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics6.26% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive85.5% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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)
Memory15.8 GB free of 24 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180314
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateMay 03 '21 at 22:38
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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 way above expectations (95th percentile)
96% Outstanding
Memory 93.1
1-Core 140
2-Core 279
97% 171 Pts
4-Core 535
8-Core 747
83% 641 Pts
64-Core 757
51% 757 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 96%
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
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
6.26% Terrible
Lighting 7.4
Reflection 9.3
Parallax 0.3
6% 5.67 fps
MRender 9.6
Gravity 8
Splatting 0.1
7% 5.9 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 6.26%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 250GB-$90
68GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X41100WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 304 182 174 178 180 184 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
85.5% Excellent
Read 450
Write 441
Mixed 325
SusWrite 200
79% 354 MB/s
4K Read 29.1
4K Write 69.9
4K Mixed 39.4
132% 46.1 MB/s
DQ Read 344
DQ Write 296
DQ Mixed 253
208% 298 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 102%
Toshiba P300 1TB-$53
852GB free
Firmware: MS2OA8J0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 145 170 171 164 172 172 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
96.4% Outstanding
Read 170
Write 181
Mixed 36.6
SusWrite 166
100% 138 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.6
151% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 96.4%
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 below potential (34th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
63.2% Good
MC Read 22.7
MC Write 22.5
MC Mixed 19.1
61% 21.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 24.3
SC Mixed 22.1
60% 21.2 GB/s
Latency 61.8
65% 61.8 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 63.2%
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 1,687 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: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,168
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