Asrock Z270 Gaming K6

Performance Results

Gaming 45%
Desktop 71%
Workstation 54%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (17th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 83 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 83.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics42.2% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive66.7% 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
MotherboardAsrock Z270 Gaming K6  (all builds)
Memory3.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161103
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJan 14 '18 at 01:11
Run Duration207 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing way below expectations (17th 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 i7-7700-$312
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
83.5% Excellent
SC Int 115
SC Float 119
SC Mixed 117
94% 117 Pts
QC Int 376
QC Float 414
QC Mixed 409
91% 400 Pts
MC Int 606
MC Float 689
MC Mixed 638
96% 644 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 83.5%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$280
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 22.19.662.4
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
42.2% Average
Lighting 103
Reflection 146
Parallax 149
37% 133 fps
MRender 123
Gravity 101
Splatting 109
46% 111 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 42.2%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$155
116GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 100C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
66.7% Good
Read 169
Write 173
Mixed 438
59% 260 MB/s
4K Read 31.4
4K Write 138
4K Mixed 26.2
154% 65.1 MB/s
DQ Read 33.5
DQ Write 153
DQ Mixed 24.4
39% 70.2 MB/s
Poor: 94%
This bench: 66.7%
Great: 143%
Seagate ST31500541AS 1.5TB
117GB free
Firmware: CC32 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
30.6% Below average
Read 54.5
Write 51.7
Mixed 48.1
39% 51.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 1.24
4K Mixed 0.35
86% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 30.6%
Great: 57%
iXpand Flash Drive 64GB
16GB free, PID cff5
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
6.72% Terrible
Read 11.4
Write 12.2
Mixed 11.1
15% 11.6 MB/s
4K Read 1.47
4K Write 0.67
4K Mixed 0.52
46% 0.89 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 6.72%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (17th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
68.6% Good
MC Read 26.8
MC Write 26.7
MC Mixed 20.1
70% 24.5 GB/s
SC Read 15
SC Write 21.7
SC Mixed 20.5
54% 19.1 GB/s
Latency 70
57% 70 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 68.6%
Great: 102%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop 91%
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Workstation 70%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z270 Gaming K6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $908
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