Asus Z97-PRO (Wi-Fi ac)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (17th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 83 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics56% 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)
Boot Drive98.3% 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.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
14 days ago, 13 days ago.
MotherboardAsus Z97-PRO (Wi-Fi ac)  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151027
Uptime1.4 Days
Run DateAug 01 '18 at 17:16
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User ISR-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing way below expectations (17th 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 i7-4790K-$350
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
76.8% Very good
SC Int 110
SC Float 109
SC Mixed 107
87% 109 Pts
QC Int 352
QC Float 369
QC Mixed 372
83% 365 Pts
MC Int 603
MC Float 627
MC Mixed 617
92% 616 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
CLim: 1443 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
56% Above average
Lighting 164
Reflection 164
Parallax 163
51% 164 fps
MRender 145
Gravity 157
Splatting 119
60% 140 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 56%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$249
86GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 321 363 375 299 147 140 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
98.3% Outstanding
Read 475
Write 312
Mixed 283
SusWrite 274
75% 336 MB/s
4K Read 32.4
4K Write 91.4
4K Mixed 44.4
154% 56.1 MB/s
DQ Read 372
DQ Write 286
DQ Mixed 346
254% 335 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 98.3%
Great: 127%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$74
159GB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 82 86 84 86 86 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
51.5% Above average
Read 94.7
Write 101
Mixed 66
SusWrite 84.5
64% 86.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
130% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 51.5%
Great: 114%
WD easystore 25FB 3TB
1TB free, PID 25fb
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 110 109 110 110 110 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
48.9% Average
Read 118
Write 114
Mixed 87.7
SusWrite 110
145% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.9
119% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 48.9%
Great: 67%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR3 1866 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
47.1% Average
MC Read 16.7
MC Write 17.9
MC Mixed 15.5
48% 16.7 GB/s
SC Read 10
SC Write 14.8
SC Mixed 13.3
36% 12.7 GB/s
Latency 87.1
46% 87.1 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 47.1%
Great: 72%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-PRO(Wi-Fi ac) Builds (Compare 1,548 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z97-PRO (Wi-Fi ac)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $815
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