Asus PRIME Z270-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 148%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 97.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics36.8% 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 Drive65.8% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-K  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170323
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 00:20
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User CHE-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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-$335
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
97.6% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 139
SC Mixed 138
110% 137 Pts
QC Int 472
QC Float 506
QC Mixed 476
110% 485 Pts
MC Int 670
MC Float 763
MC Mixed 728
108% 720 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 97.6%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$550
Gainward(10B0 17C8) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1544 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 385.28
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (99 fps cap detected)
36.8% Below average
Lighting 98.8
Reflection 98.9
Parallax 98.9
31% 98.9 fps
MRender 98.9
Gravity 98.9
Splatting 98.9
42% 98.9 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 36.8%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$370
727GB free
Firmware: 2B6Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
330% Outstanding
Read 2,345
Write 1,955
Mixed 1,900
460% 2,066 MB/s
4K Read 54.3
4K Write 193
4K Mixed 79
286% 109 MB/s
DQ Read 673
DQ Write 600
DQ Mixed 306
320% 526 MB/s
Poor: 177%
This bench: 330%
Great: 354%
SanDisk Z400s 128GB-$67
16GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z2320000 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
65.8% Good
Read 431
Write 177
Mixed 256
63% 288 MB/s
4K Read 28.2
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 3.61
111% 51 MB/s
DQ Read 162
DQ Write 176
DQ Mixed 25.3
59% 121 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 65.8%
Great: 72%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
813GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
88.2% Excellent
Read 137
Write 170
Mixed 125
108% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 4.72
4K Mixed 0.19
140% 1.89 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905625-075.A00G 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
45.5% Average
MC Read 16
MC Write 15.6
MC Mixed 12.9
42% 14.8 GB/s
SC Read 14.2
SC Write 16.3
SC Mixed 15.5
44% 15.3 GB/s
Latency 63.2
63% 63.2 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 45.5%
Great: 47%
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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 3,314 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 - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $1,050
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HDDRAMUSB
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