Asus PRIME Z270M-PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 90.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics121% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive89.9% 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.
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.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270M-PLUS  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161228
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateMar 20 '17 at 18:25
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (44th 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-$215
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
90.7% Outstanding
SC Int 104
SC Float 123
SC Mixed 124
94% 117 Pts
QC Int 472
QC Float 510
QC Mixed 470
110% 484 Pts
MC Int 473
MC Float 501
MC Mixed 490
73% 488 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 90.7%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$500
EVGA(3842 6181) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 378.78
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Lighting 390
Reflection 364
Parallax 383
120% 379 fps
MRender 230
Gravity 372
Splatting 234
122% 278 fps
Poor: 102%
This bench: 121%
Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$288
552GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
89.9% Excellent
Read 502
Write 401
Mixed 414
98% 439 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 55.3
4K Mixed 28.7
106% 36.8 MB/s
DQ Read 327
DQ Write 251
DQ Mixed 133
142% 237 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 89.9%
Great: 119%
WD Blue 6TB (2015)-$146
4TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5700 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
93.2% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 150
Mixed 148
118% 157 MB/s
4K Read 0.76
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.28
109% 1.18 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 93.2%
Great: 98%
WD Blue 6TB (2015)-$146
3.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5700 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
81.9% Excellent
Read 145
Write 141
Mixed 122
102% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.57
4K Write 2.09
4K Mixed 0.18
83% 0.95 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 98%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMK16GX4M4A2800C16 CMK16GX4M4B3200C16 CMK16GX4M4B3200C16 CMK16GX4M4B3200C16 16GB
2133, 2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
76.3% Very good
MC Read 27.2
MC Write 29.5
MC Mixed 24.8
78% 27.2 GB/s
SC Read 16.5
SC Write 28.6
SC Mixed 21.1
63% 22.1 GB/s
Latency 65.8
61% 65.8 ns
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z270M-PLUS Builds (Compare 579 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 117%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270M-PLUS

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $609
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