Asus PRIME Z270-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 95.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics72.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive88.8% 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 Z270-K  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161122
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateMar 18 '17 at 17:41
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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 i7-7700-$271
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
95.3% Outstanding
SC Int 123
SC Float 129
SC Mixed 125
100% 126 Pts
QC Int 442
QC Float 505
QC Mixed 485
108% 477 Pts
MC Int 640
MC Float 726
MC Mixed 691
102% 686 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 95.3%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$263
Asus(1043 85A6) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
72.4% Very good
Lighting 226
Reflection 199
Parallax 209
68% 211 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 212
Splatting 166
76% 177 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 72.4%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata Ultimate SU800 256GB-$92
155GB free
Firmware: P1021A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
88.8% Excellent
Read 510
Write 330
Mixed 349
88% 396 MB/s
4K Read 32.4
4K Write 70.9
4K Mixed 29.3
124% 44.2 MB/s
DQ Read 250
DQ Write 233
DQ Mixed 60.8
95% 181 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 88.8%
Great: 89%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$47
826GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
97.1% Outstanding
Read 164
Write 175
Mixed 160
125% 166 MB/s
4K Read 1.29
4K Write 2.49
4K Mixed 0.36
140% 1.38 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 97.1%
Great: 104%
WD Blue 250GB (2008)-$18
35GB free
Firmware: 01.03A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
38.4% Below average
Read 79.5
Write 54
Mixed 51.9
46% 61.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.36
4K Write 1.87
4K Mixed 0.29
82% 0.84 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 38.4%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D240FSB.16FBR2 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 2230 MHz
Performing below potential (23rd percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
75.1% Very good
MC Read 27.3
MC Write 28.6
MC Mixed 23.7
76% 26.5 GB/s
SC Read 17.3
SC Write 29.2
SC Mixed 23
66% 23.2 GB/s
Latency 70.2
57% 70.2 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 86%
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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 1,268 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: $1,082
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