Asrock H97 Anniversary

Performance Results

Gaming 30%
Desktop 57%
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (31st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 69 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 69.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics24.5% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive50.8% 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.
High background CPU (29%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsrock H97 Anniversary  (all builds)
Memory9.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150723
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateMar 12 '17 at 06:37
Run Duration239 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 29%

 PC Performing below expectations (31st 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 i5-4690-$255
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
69.6% Good
SC Int 95.5
SC Float 96.1
SC Mixed 96
77% 95.9 Pts
QC Int 361
QC Float 372
QC Mixed 360
83% 365 Pts
MC Int 375
MC Float 385
MC Mixed 368
56% 376 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 260X-$120
Asus(1043 04D3) 2GB
CLim: 1075 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.2.1
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
24.5% Poor
Lighting 72.3
Reflection 69.5
Parallax 95.2
25% 79 fps
MRender 47.4
Gravity 63.2
Splatting 62.3
24% 57.6 fps
Poor: 23%
This bench: 24.5%
Great: 30%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 960GB-$225
452GB free
Firmware: X35510RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
50.8% Above average
Read 288
Write 166
Mixed 198
48% 217 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 41.6
4K Mixed 13.3
72% 25.7 MB/s
DQ Read 260
DQ Write 94.2
DQ Mixed 33.5
63% 129 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 50.8%
Great: 82%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 4TB-$200
3TB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
53.9% Above average
Read 76.3
Write 110
Mixed 93.2
70% 93.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 5.26
4K Mixed 0.83
220% 2.27 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 53.9%
Great: 93%
Generic Mass-Storage 4GB
3GB free, PID null
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
13.5% Very poor
Read 15.3
Write 7.86
Mixed 9.89
13% 11 MB/s
4K Read 6.7
4K Write 2.61
4K Mixed 2.22
189% 3.84 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 13.5%
Great: 12%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G3D1609DS1S00. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
54.1% Above average
MC Read 18.6
MC Write 19.5
MC Mixed 17.7
53% 18.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 17.4
SC Mixed 16.8
46% 16.2 GB/s
Latency 67.4
59% 67.4 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 54.1%
Great: 64%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop 59%
Workstation 35%
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Motherboard: Asrock H97 Anniversary

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $485
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