Asus PRIME Z270-K

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 91.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive66.5% 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)
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1024 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170323
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 11:41
Run Duration339 Seconds
Run User ARM-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (60th 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-$299
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
91.3% Outstanding
SC Int 122
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 129
102% 127 Pts
QC Int 459
QC Float 435
QC Mixed 446
101% 446 Pts
MC Int 627
MC Float 713
MC Mixed 676
100% 672 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 91.3%
Great: 96%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 275GB-$90
234GB free
Firmware: M0CR060 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
66.5% Good
Read 468
Write 326
Mixed 334
83% 376 MB/s
4K Read 16.7
4K Write 73
4K Mixed 10.9
78% 33.5 MB/s
DQ Read 19
DQ Write 225
DQ Mixed 12.7
42% 85.6 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 66.5%
Great: 81%
USB 2.0 Flash Drive 8GB
3GB free, PID 6387
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
2.96% Terrible
Read 12.6
Write 3.08
Mixed 4.35
7% 6.68 MB/s
4K Read 1.92
4K Write 0.002
4K Mixed 0.002
7% 0.64 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 2.96%
Great: 6%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
80.1% Excellent
MC Read 29
MC Write 30
MC Mixed 25.4
80% 28.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 33.7
SC Mixed 25.4
74% 25.8 GB/s
Latency 67.4
59% 67.4 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 80.1%
Great: 79%
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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 2,710 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-K - $148

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,160
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HDDRAMUSB
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