Asus Z97-E

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 84.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics6.21% 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 Drive92.1% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 3 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
MotherboardAsus Z97-E  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20141208
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 07 '17 at 23:20
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
84.9% Excellent
SC Int 128
SC Float 131
SC Mixed 128
103% 129 Pts
QC Int 380
QC Float 424
QC Mixed 398
91% 401 Pts
MC Int 620
MC Float 669
MC Mixed 661
97% 650 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 84.9%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
Asus(1043 8534) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.10.3920
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
6.21% Terrible
Lighting 15.6
Reflection 18.8
Parallax 23.9
6% 19.4 fps
MRender 22.6
Gravity 7.7
Splatting 19.6
6% 16.6 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.21%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme Samsung SSD 960 500GB
466GB free
Firmware: 2B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
163% Outstanding
Read 712
Write 654
Mixed 679
152% 682 MB/s
4K Read 47.6
4K Write 186
4K Mixed 45.8
229% 93.1 MB/s
DQ Read 626
DQ Write 564
DQ Mixed 285
299% 492 MB/s
Poor: 186%
This bench: 163%
Great: 326%
Samsung 840 Evo 500GB-$250
260GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
92.1% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 352
Mixed 309
86% 391 MB/s
4K Read 44.4
4K Write 74.7
4K Mixed 25.2
139% 48.1 MB/s
DQ Read 249
DQ Write 173
DQ Mixed 69.4
90% 164 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 92.1%
Great: 97%
Hitachi HUH721010ALE601 10TB
3TB free
Firmware: LHGLX354 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
90.2% Outstanding
Read 188
Write 125
Mixed 88.4
99% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.61
4K Write 7.68
4K Mixed 0.47
220% 2.92 MB/s
Poor: 89%
This bench: 90.2%
Great: 117%
WD VelociRaptor 1TB-$268
165GB free
Firmware: 04.06A00 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 10000 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 213
Write 194
Mixed 158
141% 188 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 4.04
4K Mixed 0.36
161% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 117%
Great: 117%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
61.9% Good
MC Read 22.1
MC Write 21.7
MC Mixed 19.1
60% 21 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 23.2
SC Mixed 21
58% 20.4 GB/s
Latency 60.5
66% 60.5 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 61.9%
Great: 63%
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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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Gaming
Gaming 64%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asus Z97-E

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $815
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