Asus PRIME Z270-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics106% 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 Drive112% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-K  (all builds)
Memory8.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170323
Uptime7.9 Days
Run DateSep 23 '22 at 18:33
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 20%
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 PC Performing as expected (50th 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-$365
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
83.6% Excellent
Memory 87.8
1-Core 128
2-Core 244
86% 153 Pts
4-Core 428
8-Core 670
68% 549 Pts
64-Core 553
34% 553 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 83.6%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$400
MSI(1462 3367) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 516.94
Performing below potential (59th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
106% Outstanding
Lighting 130
Reflection 137
Parallax 141
106% 136 fps
MRender 112
Gravity 137
Splatting 116
107% 122 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 106%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$197
634GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 296 434 372 364 408 397 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 445
Write 431
Mixed 391
SusWrite 378
93% 411 MB/s
4K Read 40.6
4K Write 87.7
4K Mixed 54
177% 60.8 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 360
270% 361 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 112%
Great: 133%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 3.5TB
2TB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 184 182 181 181 184 188 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 146
Mixed 78.4
SusWrite 183
106% 145 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
135% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 102%
Great: 111%
Samsung M3 Portable 1TB
753GB free, PID 61b6
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 37 42 42 42 42 42 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
22.2% Poor
Read 50
Write 38.5
Mixed 32.4
SusWrite 40.9
53% 40.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
98% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 22.2%
Great: 42%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D240FSE.16FBD2 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (29th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
74.2% Very good
MC Read 26.5
MC Write 27.9
MC Mixed 24.1
75% 26.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 27.6
SC Mixed 23.9
65% 22.9 GB/s
Latency 69.8
57% 69.8 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 74.2%
Great: 87%

 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 36 29 144 27" 1280 720 SAM707A LC27G5xT
Typical PRIME Z270-K Builds (Compare 1,115 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-K - $74

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $989
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