Asrock Z270 Taichi

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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.
Graphics69.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive40.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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
MotherboardAsrock Z270 Taichi  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161228
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 31 '18 at 08:35
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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-$329
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
108% Outstanding
SC Int 143
SC Float 148
SC Mixed 146
116% 146 Pts
QC Int 531
QC Float 547
QC Mixed 544
123% 541 Pts
MC Int 728
MC Float 827
MC Mixed 791
117% 782 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 108%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290X-$549
Gigabyte(1458 2281) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1040 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.5.1
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
69.5% Good
Lighting 214
Reflection 157
Parallax 270
72% 213 fps
MRender 128
Gravity 177
Splatting 176
67% 160 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 69.5%
Great: 74%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SUV400S 240GB
183GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3G Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
40.6% Average
Read 344
Write 174
Mixed 190
52% 236 MB/s
4K Read 20.2
4K Write 29.3
4K Mixed 5.71
54% 18.4 MB/s
DQ Read 22.2
DQ Write 30.7
DQ Mixed 7.81
11% 20.2 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 40.6%
Great: 70%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 4TB-$200
3.5TB free
Firmware: CC44 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
91.7% Outstanding
Read 138
Write 181
Mixed 126
111% 148 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 5.22
4K Mixed 0.67
198% 2.18 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 91.7%
Great: 97%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LED DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$160
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (36th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
75% Very good
MC Read 28.4
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 20.8
74% 25.9 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 29.8
SC Mixed 24.3
70% 24.5 GB/s
Latency 59.9
67% 59.9 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 75%
Great: 103%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z270 Taichi Builds (Compare 593 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 116%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asrock Z270 Taichi

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $1,030
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HDDRAMUSB
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