Asrock Z270 Gaming K6

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 54%
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 89.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics34.7% 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsrock Z270 Gaming K6  (all builds)
Memory25.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170329
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 06:24
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 19%

 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 i7-7700K-$314
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
89.7% Excellent
SC Int 137
SC Float 145
SC Mixed 135
111% 139 Pts
QC Int 388
QC Float 464
QC Mixed 420
96% 424 Pts
MC Int 642
MC Float 802
MC Mixed 697
106% 713 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-$129
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
34.7% Below average
Lighting 106
Reflection 67.6
Parallax 102
32% 92 fps
MRender 81.7
Gravity 98.6
Splatting 74
36% 84.8 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 34.7%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1.5TB free
Firmware: HP36 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
93.2% Outstanding
Read 168
Write 157
Mixed 147
118% 157 MB/s
4K Read 0.65
4K Write 1.52
4K Mixed 0.25
83% 0.81 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 93.2%
Great: 115%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$24
345GB free (System drive)
Firmware: KC45
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
48.3% Average
Read 82.1
Write 86.8
Mixed 80.9
63% 83.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.07
4K Write 0.15
4K Mixed 0.04
10% 0.09 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 48.3%
Great: 77%
Toshiba DT01ACA050 500GB-$25
203GB free
Firmware: MS1OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
78.5% Very good
Read 134
Write 140
Mixed 125
100% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.11
4K Write 1.59
4K Mixed 0.14
50% 0.61 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 99%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CL16-16-16 D4-2400 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
78.9% Very good
MC Read 29.4
MC Write 29.4
MC Mixed 23.7
79% 27.5 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 30.9
SC Mixed 26.5
73% 25.4 GB/s
Latency 61.8
65% 61.8 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 78.9%
Great: 87%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270 Gaming K6 Builds (Compare 1,198 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 70%

Motherboard: Asrock Z270 Gaming K6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $944
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