Asus PRIME Z270-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 100%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 77%
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 108%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics90.7% 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% 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.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-K  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161227
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 20 '17 at 05:48
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 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-$300
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
108% Outstanding
SC Int 139
SC Float 146
SC Mixed 142
114% 142 Pts
QC Int 526
QC Float 574
QC Mixed 551
125% 550 Pts
MC Int 717
MC Float 814
MC Mixed 776
115% 769 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 108%
Great: 114%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$390
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
90.7% Outstanding
Lighting 274
Reflection 253
Parallax 236
80% 254 fps
MRender 194
Gravity 277
Splatting 218
98% 230 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 90.7%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$96
233GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 498
Write 399
Mixed 417
98% 438 MB/s
4K Read 35.2
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 49.1
170% 61.9 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 281
DQ Mixed 118
146% 259 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 112%
Great: 116%
Intel 530 Series 180GB-$245
72GB free
Firmware: DC32 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
67% Good
Read 432
Write 163
Mixed 226
60% 274 MB/s
4K Read 20.1
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 15.1
104% 46.1 MB/s
DQ Read 246
DQ Write 184
DQ Mixed 45.2
80% 158 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 67%
Great: 77%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$35
208GB free
Firmware: 05.01D06 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
59.1% Above average
Read 106
Write 99.9
Mixed 102
77% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.18
4K Mixed 0.38
85% 0.69 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 59.1%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2133 C15 2x8GB-$160
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
41.1% Average
MC Read 14
MC Write 13.7
MC Mixed 11.9
38% 13.2 GB/s
SC Read 13
SC Write 15.1
SC Mixed 14.5
40% 14.2 GB/s
Latency 65.4
61% 65.4 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 41.1%
Great: 79%
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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 1,415 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-K - $135

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,079
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