Asus PRIME Z270-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 89.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics83.6% 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. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
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%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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-$210
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
89.8% Excellent
1-Core 134
2-Core 265
94% 199 Pts
4-Core 512
8-Core 482
69% 497 Pts
64-Core 485
33% 485 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 89.8%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$359
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
83.6% Excellent
Lighting 341
Reflection 303
Parallax 317
90% 320 fps
MRender 205
Gravity 309
Splatting 237
84% 250 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 83.6%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 120GB-$39
42GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3J96R9 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (40th 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: 47%
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 (41st 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: 46%
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 (5th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
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%
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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 5,095 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-K - $145

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $976
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