Asus PRIME Z270-K

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 91.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics126% 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 Drive103% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-K  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180328
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 14 '18 at 20:11
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing as expected (44th 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-$350
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
91.4% Outstanding
SC Int 132
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 136
107% 134 Pts
QC Int 366
QC Float 465
QC Mixed 434
95% 422 Pts
MC Int 614
MC Float 737
MC Mixed 687
101% 680 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 91.4%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$470
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 399.24
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
126% Outstanding
Lighting 402
Reflection 363
Parallax 425
127% 397 fps
MRender 232
Gravity 386
Splatting 241
125% 287 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 126%
Great: 140%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$77
87GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 251 177 177 161 166 155 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 496
Write 472
Mixed 388
SusWrite 181
86% 384 MB/s
4K Read 35
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 52.6
180% 66.7 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 356
267% 356 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 103%
Great: 124%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$317
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
83% Excellent
MC Read 29.5
MC Write 32.3
MC Mixed 26
84% 29.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 32.2
SC Mixed 25.6
73% 25.5 GB/s
Latency 61.3
65% 61.3 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 83%
Great: 93%
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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 3,327 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 - $148

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $1,024
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