Asus PRIME Z270-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 90.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics90% 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 Drive66.3% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-K  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.5 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170607
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateMar 11 '18 at 23:37
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 14%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-6600K-$188
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
90.9% Outstanding
Memory 94
1-Core 134
2-Core 265
94% 164 Pts
4-Core 512
8-Core 482
69% 497 Pts
64-Core 485
33% 485 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 90.9%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
90% Outstanding
Lighting 114
Reflection 117
Parallax 99
94% 110 fps
MRender 97.8
Gravity 103
Splatting 103
59% 101 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 90%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 120GB-$63
42GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3J96R9 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
66.3% Good
Read 474
Write 193
Mixed 223
65% 297 MB/s
4K Read 30.9
4K Write 57.7
4K Mixed 10.9
91% 33.2 MB/s
DQ Read 283
DQ Write 149
DQ Mixed 26.2
70% 153 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 66.3%
Great: 80%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
793GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
79.5% Very good
Read 116
Write 160
Mixed 134
103% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 5.3
4K Mixed 0.58
193% 2.21 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 79.5%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLE8G4D34AEEAK.K8FB 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3467 MHz
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
59.6% Above average
MC Read 21.8
MC Write 20.9
MC Mixed 18.6
58% 20.4 GB/s
SC Read 14.8
SC Write 19.4
SC Mixed 19.4
51% 17.9 GB/s
Latency 59.8
67% 59.8 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 59.6%
Great: 115%

 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: $859
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