Asus PRIME Z270-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
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 a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 92%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics34.2% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive71.8% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-K  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161108
Uptime13.2 Days
Run DateAug 10 '18 at 22:09
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-7600K-$229
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
92% Outstanding
SC Int 122
SC Float 128
SC Mixed 126
100% 126 Pts
QC Int 474
QC Float 512
QC Mixed 478
111% 488 Pts
MC Int 480
MC Float 516
MC Mixed 493
74% 496 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 92%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-$129
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.16
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
34.2% Below average
Lighting 107
Reflection 68
Parallax 102
32% 92.4 fps
MRender 77.1
Gravity 97.4
Splatting 73.5
36% 82.7 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 34.2%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$95
89GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 541ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 158 147 150 147 135 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
71.8% Very good
Read 349
Write 255
Mixed 266
SusWrite 147
57% 254 MB/s
4K Read 21.9
4K Write 90.1
4K Mixed 36.2
127% 49.4 MB/s
DQ Read 224
DQ Write 196
DQ Mixed 193
150% 204 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 71.8%
Great: 83%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 999GB
338GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 147 148 146 150 148 147 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
89.3% Excellent
Read 164
Write 140
Mixed 83.5
SusWrite 148
98% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.6
124% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$155
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (40th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
78.7% Very good
MC Read 28.6
MC Write 29.8
MC Mixed 25.7
80% 28 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 29.1
SC Mixed 23.3
66% 23.2 GB/s
Latency 66.3
60% 66.3 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 78.7%
Great: 104%
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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-K Builds (Compare 3,141 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-K - $148

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $1,053
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