Asus PRIME Z270M-PLUS

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
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 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 102%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics103% 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 Drive105% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270M-PLUS  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170323
Uptime2.1 Days
Run DateJun 09 '17 at 12:47
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User NZL-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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-$288
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
102% Outstanding
SC Int 140
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 143
114% 143 Pts
QC Int 480
QC Float 500
QC Mixed 494
111% 491 Pts
MC Int 716
MC Float 789
MC Mixed 773
114% 760 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 102%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.33
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Lighting 325
Reflection 299
Parallax 312
99% 312 fps
MRender 207
Gravity 300
Splatting 234
106% 247 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 103%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$150
169GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 503
Write 406
Mixed 418
98% 442 MB/s
4K Read 45
4K Write 95.8
4K Mixed 53.1
187% 64.6 MB/s
DQ Read 44.3
DQ Write 282
DQ Mixed 120
105% 149 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 110%
Great: 118%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$90
8GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 492
Write 405
Mixed 419
98% 439 MB/s
4K Read 44.6
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 29.1
160% 59.1 MB/s
DQ Read 344
DQ Write 276
DQ Mixed 115
139% 245 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 105%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$179
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
54.4% Above average
MC Read 19.6
MC Write 18.6
MC Mixed 15.2
51% 17.8 GB/s
SC Read 15.9
SC Write 19.7
SC Mixed 17.9
51% 17.8 GB/s
Latency 52.2
77% 52.2 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 54.4%
Great: 104%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME Z270M-PLUS Builds (Compare 534 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 117%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270M-PLUS

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $576
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