Asus PRIME Z270-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 83%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 95.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics85.1% 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 Drive67.2% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-K  (all builds)
Memory14 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.5 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170607
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 12 '18 at 00:18
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (57th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-6600K-$200
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
95.1% Outstanding
1-Core 138
2-Core 276
97% 207 Pts
4-Core 551
8-Core 542
75% 546 Pts
64-Core 538
36% 538 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 95.1%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
85.1% Excellent
Lighting 346
Reflection 308
Parallax 360
91% 338 fps
MRender 209
Gravity 314
Splatting 240
85% 254 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 120GB-$32
41GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3J96R9 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
67.2% Good
Read 481
Write 193
Mixed 222
65% 299 MB/s
4K Read 31.1
4K Write 59.9
4K Mixed 10.9
93% 34 MB/s
DQ Read 293
DQ Write 152
DQ Mixed 24.8
71% 156 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 67.2%
Great: 81%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
848GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
78.4% Very good
Read 119
Write 153
Mixed 132
102% 135 MB/s
4K Read 0.44
4K Write 5.05
4K Mixed 0.61
179% 2.03 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 111%
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 (8th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
65.7% Good
MC Read 23.2
MC Write 22.9
MC Mixed 19.5
62% 21.9 GB/s
SC Read 18.6
SC Write 24.7
SC Mixed 22
62% 21.8 GB/s
Latency 49.4
81% 49.4 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 65.7%
Great: 115%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z270-K Builds (Compare 5,234 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-K - $145

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $1,056
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