Asus PRIME Z270-K

Performance Results

Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 57%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (15th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 85 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics92.8% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive97.5% 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.
Very high background CPU (33%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-K  (all builds)
Memory10.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170323
Uptime4.6 Days
Run DateOct 29 '19 at 20:13
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 33%

 PC Performing way below expectations (15th 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-$379
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
82.2% Excellent
1-Core 132
2-Core 249
90% 190 Pts
4-Core 429
8-Core 627
68% 528 Pts
64-Core 624
42% 624 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
Nvidia(10DE 1B80) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.8
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
92.8% Outstanding
Lighting 344
Reflection 344
Parallax 360
90% 349 fps
MRender 222
Gravity 347
Splatting 226
93% 265 fps
Poor: 92%
This bench: 92.8%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
110GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 357 295 289 282 283 285 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
97.5% Outstanding
Read 398
Write 380
Mixed 341
SusWrite 298
80% 354 MB/s
4K Read 30.4
4K Write 95.1
4K Mixed 44.1
153% 56.5 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 354
266% 356 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 97.5%
Great: 124%
Toshiba P300 1TB-$48
478GB free
Firmware: MS2OA8J0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 102 102 102 102 101 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
60.1% Good
Read 108
Write 116
Mixed 29
SusWrite 101
64% 88.5 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
153% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 60.1%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Aegis DDR4 2133 C15 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
32.9% Below average
MC Read 11.8
MC Write 12.3
MC Mixed 10.1
33% 11.4 GB/s
SC Read 8.1
SC Write 9.4
SC Mixed 6.2
23% 7.9 GB/s
Latency 87.8
46% 87.8 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 32.9%
Great: 45%
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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 5,623 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 76%
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 60%

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-K - $145

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $1,063
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