Asus PRIME Z270-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 110%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics106% 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 Drive199% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (51%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-K  (all builds)
Memory27.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170707
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateJun 13 '19 at 12:03
Run Duration209 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 51%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-7700K-$333
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
74.7% Very good
1-Core 130
2-Core 261
92% 195 Pts
4-Core 412
8-Core 720
71% 566 Pts
64-Core 713
48% 713 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 74.7%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$457
Nvidia(10DE 1B80) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Lighting 425
Reflection 387
Parallax 441
110% 418 fps
MRender 241
Gravity 408
Splatting 248
99% 299 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 106%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$140
246GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 854 619 638 639 639 641 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
199% Outstanding
Read 1767
Write 1,689
Mixed 608
SusWrite 672
264% 1184 MB/s
4K Read 40.1
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 53.1
186% 67.3 MB/s
DQ Read 809
DQ Write 523
DQ Mixed 639
484% 657 MB/s
Poor: 164%
This bench: 199%
Great: 263%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016)-$65
543GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 186 187 183 187 185 188 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
94% Outstanding
Read 140
Write 149
Mixed 29.2
SusWrite 186
91% 126 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 2.1
380% 2.83 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 94%
Great: 111%
Seagate Expansion Desk 3TB
2TB free
Firmware: 0915
SusWrite @10s intervals: 39 39 41 41 41 41 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
23.4% Poor
Read 40.5
Write 40
Mixed 35.3
SusWrite 40.3
29% 39 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
146% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 23.4%
Great: 105%
TOSHIBA TransMemory 8GB
7GB free, PID 6544
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 6.1 4.5 4 3.8 3.7 3.8 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
6.89% Terrible
Read 31.8
Write 5.3
Mixed 13.2
SusWrite 4.3
14% 13.6 MB/s
4K Read 5.7
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
21% 1.9 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.89%
Great: 8%
Samsung D3 Station 2TB
2TB free, PID 6123
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1.7 2.4 0.5 1.3 1.3 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
1.04% Terrible
Read 0.7
Write 19.5
Mixed 0.5
SusWrite 1.4
9% 5.53 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.2
4K Mixed 0
7% 0.1 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 1.04%
Great: 80%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT8G4DFD824A.C16FHP 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
78.1% Very good
MC Read 26.8
MC Write 30.1
MC Mixed 25.3
78% 27.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 32.8
SC Mixed 24.7
72% 25 GB/s
Latency 68.2
59% 68.2 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 78.1%
Great: 85%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z270-K Builds (Compare 4,661 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-K - $145

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,039
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