Asus PRIME Z270-K

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (16th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 84 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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 51.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Boot Drive76.4% 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.
Very high background CPU (77%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-K  (all builds)
Memory5.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161013
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 22 '20 at 18:52
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 77%

 PC Performing way below expectations (16th 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 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
51.5% Above average
Memory 42.1
1-Core 106
2-Core 196
62% 115 Pts
4-Core 327
8-Core 468
51% 398 Pts
64-Core 440
30% 440 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 51.5%
Great: 96%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$53
271GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 310 312 312 309 308 311 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
76.4% Very good
Read 333
Write 335
Mixed 303
SusWrite 310
72% 320 MB/s
4K Read 20
4K Write 51.4
4K Mixed 26.4
91% 32.6 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 349
264% 354 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 76.4%
Great: 130%
Spcc Solid State Disk 1TB
45GB free
Firmware: SBFMJ1.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 370 448 452 443 441 454 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
75.2% Very good
Read 289
Write 287
Mixed 279
SusWrite 435
73% 323 MB/s
4K Read 16.4
4K Write 43.3
4K Mixed 22.6
77% 27.4 MB/s
DQ Read 260
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 213
184% 270 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 75.2%
Great: 101%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$43
148GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 125 127 127 115 125 126 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
82.5% Excellent
Read 164
Write 149
Mixed 65.8
SusWrite 124
92% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
152% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 82.5%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$58
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
26.1% Poor
MC Read 9.2
MC Write 11.4
MC Mixed 8.3
28% 9.63 GB/s
SC Read 4.1
SC Write 8.6
SC Mixed 5
17% 5.9 GB/s
Latency 193
21% 193 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 26.1%
Great: 88%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z270-K Builds (Compare 1,771 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-K - $74

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $861
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HDDRAMUSB
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