Asrock Z97M Anniversary

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 67.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics12.8% 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 Drive112% 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.
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.
MotherboardAsrock Z97M Anniversary  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160527
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateOct 04 '17 at 23:41
Run Duration263 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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 i5-4440-$228
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
67.5% Good
SC Int 91.9
SC Float 93.2
SC Mixed 90
73% 91.7 Pts
QC Int 362
QC Float 366
QC Mixed 356
82% 361 Pts
MC Int 349
MC Float 366
MC Mixed 354
53% 356 Pts
Poor: 50%
This bench: 67.5%
Great: 71%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 745 (OEM)-$60
Elitegroup(1019 1023) 2GB
CLim: 1032 MHz, MLim: 450 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
12.8% Very poor
Lighting 42.2
Reflection 34.7
Parallax 33.2
12% 36.7 fps
MRender 23.9
Gravity 37.7
Splatting 32.9
13% 31.5 fps
Poor: 11%
This bench: 12.8%
Great: 13%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$138
256GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 398
Mixed 410
98% 440 MB/s
4K Read 39.8
4K Write 95.3
4K Mixed 49.5
174% 61.5 MB/s
DQ Read 346
DQ Write 260
DQ Mixed 125
142% 244 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 112%
Great: 118%
Samsung 830 128GB-$109
64GB free
Firmware: CXM03B1Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
76% Very good
Read 506
Write 305
Mixed 384
88% 399 MB/s
4K Read 23.7
4K Write 65.1
4K Mixed 20.5
96% 36.4 MB/s
DQ Read 293
DQ Write 78.6
DQ Mixed 64.3
79% 145 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 76%
Great: 73%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$74
1TB free
Firmware: CC27 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
74.9% Very good
Read 139
Write 122
Mixed 106
92% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 1.46
4K Mixed 0.27
80% 0.76 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 107%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$40
194GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
77.5% Very good
Read 146
Write 124
Mixed 128
100% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.46
4K Write 1.69
4K Mixed 0.17
70% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 103%
Toshiba MD04ACA400 4TB-$140
131GB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
61.2% Good
Read 106
Write 107
Mixed 108
81% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.77
4K Write 1.82
4K Mixed 0.31
100% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 61.2%
Great: 100%
WD Elements 2TB
1TB free, PID 1021
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
20.2% Poor
Read 36.8
Write 37.7
Mixed 33.6
46% 36.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 2.12
4K Mixed 0.23
82% 0.94 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 20.2%
Great: 43%
Seagate GoFlex Desk 2TB
144GB free, PID 50a5
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
14.2% Very poor
Read 19.9
Write 37.9
Mixed 30.6
41% 29.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.95
4K Mixed 0.16
40% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 14.2%
Great: 54%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1600C9D3/4GX 1311 M2F4G64CB88C7N-DI KHX1600C9D3/4GX 1311 M2F4G64CB88C7N-DI 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
60.2% Good
MC Read 21.9
MC Write 22.9
MC Mixed 18.2
60% 21 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 16.8
SC Mixed 19.4
49% 17.2 GB/s
Latency 64.4
62% 64.4 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 60.2%
Great: 61%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97M Anniversary Builds (Compare 238 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft

Motherboard: Asrock Z97M Anniversary - $119

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $497
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