Asus PRIME Z270-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 102%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 85.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics137% 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 Drive108% 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.
High background CPU (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-K  (all builds)
Memory9.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161227
Uptime3.8 Days
Run DateAug 13 '19 at 23:16
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 24%

 PC Performing as expected (47th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700K-$379
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
85.4% Excellent
Memory 96.2
1-Core 129
2-Core 236
90% 154 Pts
4-Core 403
8-Core 713
70% 558 Pts
64-Core 669
45% 669 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 85.4%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing below potential (63rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
137% Outstanding
Lighting 544
Reflection 521
Parallax 572
143% 546 fps
MRender 266
Gravity 530
Splatting 287
138% 361 fps
Poor: 105%
This bench: 137%
Great: 147%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
34GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 441 78 72 72 70 69 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 483
Write 442
Mixed 368
SusWrite 134
80% 356 MB/s
4K Read 44.5
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 61.5
208% 74.3 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 313
248% 345 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 108%
Great: 134%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 999GB
104GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 138 125 116 111 129 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
81.9% Excellent
Read 166
Write 159
Mixed 90
SusWrite 120
98% 134 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.2
232% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$69
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
89.5% Excellent
MC Read 34.8
MC Write 34
MC Mixed 26.6
91% 31.8 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 32.1
SC Mixed 25.6
73% 25.7 GB/s
Latency 53.4
75% 53.4 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z270-K Builds (Compare 1,177 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-K - $74

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $857
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