Asus PRIME Z270-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 94.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics75.5% 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 Drive113% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
21 days ago, 8 days ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-K  (all builds)
Memory3 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170113
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 15:43
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User IRL-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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 below expectations (28th percentile)
94.7% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 139
SC Mixed 129
107% 134 Pts
QC Int 451
QC Float 473
QC Mixed 470
105% 465 Pts
MC Int 666
MC Float 736
MC Mixed 716
106% 706 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 112%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$260
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2052 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
75.5% Very good
Lighting 245
Reflection 208
Parallax 218
73% 224 fps
MRender 154
Gravity 223
Splatting 161
77% 179 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 75.5%
Great: 79%
Intel HD 630 (Desktop Kaby Lake)
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64 Ver. 21.20.16.4534
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
9.46% Terrible
Lighting 24.2
Reflection 31
Parallax 25.1
8% 26.8 fps
MRender 22.7
Gravity 20.9
Splatting 38
11% 27.2 fps
Poor: 7%
This bench: 9.46%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$130
161GB free
Firmware: PSF100C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 1,259
Write 540
Mixed 799
190% 866 MB/s
4K Read 18.8
4K Write 86.1
4K Mixed 16.2
95% 40.4 MB/s
DQ Read 21.7
DQ Write 83
DQ Mixed 16.6
23% 40.4 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 113%
Great: 162%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$50
614GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
83.9% Excellent
Read 158
Write 135
Mixed 128
105% 140 MB/s
4K Read 0.72
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.25
95% 0.99 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x4GB-$82
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
MC Read 34.8
MC Write 33.4
MC Mixed 26.6
90% 31.6 GB/s
SC Read 21.1
SC Write 32.7
SC Mixed 28.9
79% 27.6 GB/s
Latency 50.3
80% 50.3 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 102%
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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 1,045 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-K - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $1,037
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