Asus PRIME Z270-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 103%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics75.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive51.2% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
1 month ago, 28 days ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-K  (all builds)
Memory10.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161122
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 04:39
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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 i7-7700K-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
103% Outstanding
SC Int 133
SC Float 140
SC Mixed 133
108% 135 Pts
QC Int 511
QC Float 538
QC Mixed 534
120% 528 Pts
MC Int 684
MC Float 761
MC Mixed 710
108% 718 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 103%
Great: 113%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$485
MSI(1462 3367) ≥ 4GB
MaxC: 1961 MHz, MaxM: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
75.3% Very good
Lighting 175
Reflection 205
Parallax 321
71% 234 fps
MRender 170
Gravity 312
Splatting 135
84% 205 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 149%
Intel HD 630 (Desktop Kaby Lake)
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64 Ver. 21.20.16.4534
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
8.66% Terrible
Lighting 24.3
Reflection 30.7
Parallax 25.2
7% 26.7 fps
MRender 23.3
Gravity 20.9
Splatting 38.1
14% 27.4 fps
Poor: 6%
This bench: 8.66%
Great: 9%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 250GB-$89
91GB free
Firmware: X41100WD Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
51.2% Above average
Read 466
Write 175
Mixed 242
64% 294 MB/s
4K Read 23.2
4K Write 41.9
4K Mixed 10.2
70% 25.1 MB/s
DQ Read 28
DQ Write 41.5
DQ Mixed 7.8
13% 25.8 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 51.2%
Great: 84%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$63
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 184
Write 177
Mixed 182
136% 181 MB/s
4K Read 1.05
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.2
101% 1.05 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 103%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$102
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
72.4% Very good
MC Read 27.2
MC Write 27.9
MC Mixed 20.2
72% 25.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.3
SC Write 28
SC Mixed 23.2
66% 23.2 GB/s
Latency 62.7
64% 62.7 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 72.4%
Great: 84%
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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 377 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-K - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $997
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