Asus PRIME Z270-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 52%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics5.01% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive29% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
High background CPU (25%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-K  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161227
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 17 '22 at 09:52
Run Duration153 Seconds
Run User PHL-User
Background CPU 25%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-7400-$150
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
52% Above average
Memory 55
1-Core 90.4
2-Core 182
59% 109 Pts
4-Core 279
8-Core 309
39% 294 Pts
64-Core 300
19% 300 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 52%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 630 (Desktop Kaby Lake)
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 31.0.101.2111
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
5.01% Terrible
Lighting 5.1
Reflection 4.5
Parallax 5.9
4% 5.17 fps
MRender 7.9
Gravity 7.5
Splatting 0.3
6% 5.23 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 5.01%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk PLUS 480GB
0GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UG8704RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 274 47 16 56 56 73 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
29% Poor
Read 355
Write 297
Mixed 85
SusWrite 87
46% 206 MB/s
4K Read 15.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 6
32% 7.87 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 29%
Great: 61%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$40
0GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 184 183 186 188 177 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 178
Write 170
Mixed 38.3
SusWrite 183
103% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.6
133% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 104%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 2x8GB-$66
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 2187 MHz
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
28.8% Poor
MC Read 9.4
MC Write 12.1
MC Mixed 9.6
30% 10.4 GB/s
SC Read 5.3
SC Write 9.8
SC Mixed 6.1
20% 7.07 GB/s
Latency 143
28% 143 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 28.8%
Great: 88%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 9 6 60 27" 1280 720 AUS27C0 ASUS VZ279
Typical PRIME Z270-K Builds (Compare 1,298 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-K - $74

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $764
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