Asus PRIME Z270-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 94%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics102% 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 Drive88.3% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 6 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Very high background CPU (100%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-K  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20161108
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateFeb 02 '17 at 21:45
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 100%

 PC Performing as expected (48th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-7700K-$280
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
94% Outstanding
SC Int 131
SC Float 141
SC Mixed 135
109% 136 Pts
QC Int 424
QC Float 463
QC Mixed 451
101% 446 Pts
MC Int 683
MC Float 773
MC Mixed 739
109% 732 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 94%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$430
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 378.49
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
102% Outstanding
Lighting 321
Reflection 300
Parallax 319
99% 314 fps
MRender 208
Gravity 291
Splatting 230
104% 243 fps
Poor: 82%
This bench: 102%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Spark 256GB
161GB free
Firmware: SBFM Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
88.3% Excellent
Read 409
Write 445
Mixed 467
99% 440 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 11.7
118% 49.4 MB/s
DQ Read 250
DQ Write 274
DQ Mixed 18.3
81% 181 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 88.3%
Great: 88%
WD Blue 1TB (2015)-$46
801GB free
Firmware: 80.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
72.1% Very good
Read 133
Write 118
Mixed 117
92% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 2.29
4K Mixed 0.28
100% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT8G4DFS8213.C8FBD1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
38.9% Below average
MC Read 13.4
MC Write 13.2
MC Mixed 10.9
36% 12.5 GB/s
SC Read 12.4
SC Write 13.6
SC Mixed 13.3
37% 13.1 GB/s
Latency 66.2
60% 66.2 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 38.9%
Great: 78%
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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 2,004 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-K - $148

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,151
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