Asus PRIME Z270-K

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 94.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics53.9% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus PRIME Z270-K  (all builds)
Memory3.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171214
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 06 '18 at 18:51
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th 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-$355
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
94.9% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 140
SC Mixed 137
110% 137 Pts
QC Int 442
QC Float 460
QC Mixed 458
103% 453 Pts
MC Int 652
MC Float 742
MC Mixed 715
105% 703 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 94.9%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$207
CLim: 1450 MHz, MLim: 1757 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 397.31
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
53.9% Above average
Lighting 161
Reflection 150
Parallax 165
50% 158 fps
MRender 130
Gravity 157
Splatting 107
57% 131 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 53.9%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$163
21GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 72% Great: 125%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$93
199GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
66.3% Good
Read 109
Write 121
Mixed 119
88% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 5.36
4K Mixed 0.53
184% 2.17 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 66.3%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
43.4% Average
MC Read 16.3
MC Write 14.4
MC Mixed 11.4
40% 14 GB/s
SC Read 13.1
SC Write 14.9
SC Mixed 12.9
39% 13.6 GB/s
Latency 57.2
70% 57.2 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 43.4%
Great: 47%
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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 3,175 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z270-K - $148

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $1,093
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HDDRAMUSB
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