Asus PRIME Z270-K

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 128%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 112%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics162% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive41.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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)
Memory27.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161227
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 12 '17 at 14:20
Run Duration160 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (60th 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-$299
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
112% Outstanding
SC Int 151
SC Float 158
SC Mixed 154
123% 154 Pts
QC Int 527
QC Float 592
QC Mixed 554
126% 558 Pts
MC Int 768
MC Float 871
MC Mixed 827
123% 822 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 112%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$775
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 387.92
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
162% Outstanding
Lighting 523
Reflection 541
Parallax 568
167% 544 fps
MRender 270
Gravity 518
Splatting 284
158% 357 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 162%
Great: 181%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 4TB
3.5TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
4KALIGNED
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port
17.4% Very poor
Read 200
Write 96.6
Mixed 78
27% 125 MB/s
4K Read 3.95
4K Write 8.51
4K Mixed 0.9
12% 4.46 MB/s
DQ Read 4.02
DQ Write 8.19
DQ Mixed 0.75
2% 4.32 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 17.4%
Great: 161%
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$84
187GB free
Firmware: Z33130RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
83.8% Excellent
Read 517
Write 435
Mixed 326
94% 426 MB/s
4K Read 24.4
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 2.28
94% 42.6 MB/s
DQ Read 215
DQ Write 294
DQ Mixed 0.04
71% 170 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 83.8%
Great: 82%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$65
63GB free
Firmware: 521ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
41.9% Average
Read 165
Write 91
Mixed 97.3
26% 118 MB/s
4K Read 21.1
4K Write 95.5
4K Mixed 7.39
92% 41.3 MB/s
DQ Read 87.8
DQ Write 96
DQ Mixed 7.26
29% 63.7 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 41.9%
Great: 65%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 3111 MHz
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 37.1
MC Write 38.4
MC Mixed 31.3
102% 35.6 GB/s
SC Read 23.4
SC Write 43
SC Mixed 31.4
93% 32.6 GB/s
Latency 50.2
80% 50.2 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 102%
Great: 124%
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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 1,426 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
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: $1,075
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HDDRAMUSB
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