Asus PRIME Z270-K

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 83.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics87.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
High background CPU (26%). 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)
Memory28.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170707
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 23 '21 at 21:01
Run Duration168 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing as expected (45th 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-$350
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
83.7% Excellent
Memory 91.4
1-Core 121
2-Core 227
86% 146 Pts
4-Core 410
8-Core 652
68% 531 Pts
64-Core 641
43% 641 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
Asus(1043 8620) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.47
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
87.9% Excellent
Lighting 108
Reflection 121
Parallax 114
87% 114 fps
MRender 88.3
Gravity 114
Splatting 105
89% 103 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 87.9%
Great: 104%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$169
7GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,430
Write 2,158
Mixed 1,418
444% 2,002 MB/s
4K Read 52.5
4K Write 162
4K Mixed 85
274% 99.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,248
DQ Write 981
DQ Mixed 1,110
832% 1,113 MB/s
Poor: 230% Great: 363%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016)-$114
2.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 164 165 165 166 167 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
96.1% Outstanding
Read 170
Write 145
Mixed 70.9
SusWrite 165
100% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.8
161% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 96.1%
Great: 105%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$40
931GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 184 185 186 178 171 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 180
Write 61.6
Mixed 72.3
SusWrite 181
90% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
161% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 103%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
81.3% Excellent
MC Read 30.9
MC Write 32.1
MC Mixed 23.6
82% 28.9 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 32.7
SC Mixed 24.1
70% 24.5 GB/s
Latency 65.2
61% 65.2 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 81.3%
Great: 114%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 66: 8R 5G 11B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
66% 75% 32 315 245 144 27" 2560 1440 ACI27EC ROG PG279Q
Typical PRIME Z270-K Builds (Compare 2,921 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-K - $74

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $1,004
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