Asrock Z97 Anniversary

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 83.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics66.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive90.6% 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.
Run History
4 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Anniversary  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
DisplayΧρώματα 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180308
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateMar 30 '18 at 13:07
Run Duration187 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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 i7-4790-$308
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
83.7% Excellent
SC Int 117
SC Float 113
SC Mixed 118
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 419
QC Float 423
QC Mixed 412
95% 418 Pts
MC Int 562
MC Float 604
MC Mixed 593
88% 586 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
PNY(196E 1131) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1468 MHz, MLim: 1800 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
66.1% Good
Lighting 200
Reflection 184
Parallax 200
62% 195 fps
MRender 160
Gravity 190
Splatting 132
69% 160 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 66.1%
Great: 70%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Team L5 3D 240GB
152GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q0526A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
90.6% Outstanding
Read 447
Write 406
Mixed 441
96% 431 MB/s
4K Read 31.7
4K Write 75.5
4K Mixed 30.9
128% 46 MB/s
DQ Read 234
DQ Write 181
DQ Mixed 33.1
72% 149 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 90.6%
Great: 104%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$44
463GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
89.6% Excellent
Read 157
Write 155
Mixed 142
114% 152 MB/s
4K Read 1.03
4K Write 1.52
4K Mixed 0.27
101% 0.94 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 115%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016)-$83
447GB free
Firmware: 0001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
60.1% Good
Read 108
Write 101
Mixed 99.7
78% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 1.61
4K Mixed 0.2
73% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 60.1%
Great: 105%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$115
351GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
75.5% Very good
Read 113
Write 149
Mixed 133
99% 132 MB/s
4K Read 0.86
4K Write 5.62
4K Mixed 0.96
247% 2.48 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 75.5%
Great: 109%
WD Blue 1TB (2015)-$45
198GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
90.1% Outstanding
Read 163
Write 151
Mixed 146
115% 153 MB/s
4K Read 0.94
4K Write 2.34
4K Mixed 0.3
116% 1.19 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 90.1%
Great: 88%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 2133 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
75.7% Very good
MC Read 28.2
MC Write 28.1
MC Mixed 22.3
75% 26.2 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 26.5
65% 22.6 GB/s
Latency 51.2
78% 51.2 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 75.7%
Great: 79%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 Anniversary Builds (Compare 2,692 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
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Desktop
Desktop 74%
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Workstation
Workstation 48%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Anniversary - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $820
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