Asus PRIME Z270-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 126%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 99.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics164% 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 Drive71.6% 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.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-K  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161227
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 01:16
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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 (69th percentile)
99.4% Outstanding
SC Int 136
SC Float 141
SC Mixed 138
111% 138 Pts
QC Int 476
QC Float 513
QC Mixed 490
112% 493 Pts
MC Int 686
MC Float 774
MC Mixed 741
110% 734 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 99.4%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$104
Asus(1043 85E5) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 387.92
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
164% Outstanding
Lighting 538
Reflection 510
Parallax 617
175% 555 fps
MRender 264
Gravity 512
Splatting 273
155% 350 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 164%
Great: 177%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$87
54GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3G37R5 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
71.6% Very good
Read 481
Write 230
Mixed 244
70% 318 MB/s
4K Read 35.1
4K Write 51.8
4K Mixed 14.2
99% 33.7 MB/s
DQ Read 318
DQ Write 130
DQ Mixed 27.9
72% 159 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 71.6%
Great: 87%
Toshiba DT01ACA300 3TB-$80
2TB free
Firmware: MX6OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
99.2% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 164
Mixed 169
129% 172 MB/s
4K Read 0.97
4K Write 1.97
4K Mixed 0.22
101% 1.05 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 99.2%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Adata DDR4 2400 2OZ 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (31st percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
72.2% Very good
MC Read 27.5
MC Write 27.3
MC Mixed 20.3
72% 25 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 27.4
SC Mixed 23.5
65% 22.8 GB/s
Latency 60.7
66% 60.7 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 72.2%
Great: 90%
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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 3,315 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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