Asrock Z97 Killer

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 80.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics5.62% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive119% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Very high background CPU (41%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Killer  (all builds)
Memory27.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141217
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateJan 03 '17 at 09:44
Run Duration165 Seconds
Run User AUT-User
Background CPU 41%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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-$339
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
80.5% Excellent
SC Int 118
SC Float 123
SC Mixed 117
95% 119 Pts
QC Int 388
QC Float 398
QC Mixed 390
89% 392 Pts
MC Int 542
MC Float 583
MC Mixed 584
85% 570 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
ASRock(1849 0412) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4531
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
5.62% Terrible
Lighting 12.3
Reflection 17.7
Parallax 22.3
5% 17.4 fps
MRender 20.9
Gravity 7.6
Splatting 18
6% 15.5 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.62%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$204
377GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
119% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 479
Mixed 505
112% 501 MB/s
4K Read 38.3
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 45.7
177% 66.2 MB/s
DQ Read 371
DQ Write 315
DQ Mixed 175
177% 287 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 119%
Great: 125%
Toshiba MD04ACA400 4TB-$140
3.5TB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
99.1% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 171
Mixed 163
127% 169 MB/s
4K Read 2.08
4K Write 2.38
4K Mixed 0.36
170% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 99.1%
Great: 100%
Toshiba MD04ACA400 4TB-$140
3.5TB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 172
Mixed 167
129% 172 MB/s
4K Read 4.49
4K Write 2.11
4K Mixed 0.32
262% 2.31 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 100%
Great: 100%
WD Blue 640GB (2008)-$42
256GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
50.6% Above average
Read 91
Write 84.9
Mixed 79.8
64% 85.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 2.15
4K Mixed 0.3
103% 1.06 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 50.6%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CL9.9-9 D3-1600 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
57.7% Above average
MC Read 20.3
MC Write 20.7
MC Mixed 17.6
56% 19.5 GB/s
SC Read 16.3
SC Write 21.4
SC Mixed 19.1
54% 18.9 GB/s
Latency 64.4
62% 64.4 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 57.7%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 Killer Builds (Compare 1,441 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Killer - $127

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $944
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