Asrock Z97 OC Formula

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics63.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive68.4% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z97 OC Formula  (all builds)
Memory23.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141217
Uptime2.2 Days
Run DateMay 13 '18 at 05:36
Run Duration246 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th 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-$350
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
78.6% Very good
SC Int 115
SC Float 113
SC Mixed 112
91% 113 Pts
QC Int 389
QC Float 404
QC Mixed 390
89% 395 Pts
MC Int 574
MC Float 534
MC Mixed 515
81% 541 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
CLim: 1506 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
63.7% Good
Lighting 193
Reflection 170
Parallax 199
60% 187 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 184
Splatting 126
66% 153 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 63.7%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk X400 1TB-$190
70GB free
Firmware: X4140000 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
76.6% Very good
Read 488
Write 254
Mixed 204
69% 316 MB/s
4K Read 31.8
4K Write 62
4K Mixed 18.7
105% 37.5 MB/s
DQ Read 300
DQ Write 185
DQ Mixed 42.7
86% 176 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 76.6%
Great: 87%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$207
55GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
68.4% Good
Read 363
Write 237
Mixed 245
62% 282 MB/s
4K Read 35.6
4K Write 43.2
4K Mixed 22.7
106% 33.8 MB/s
DQ Read 222
DQ Write 128
DQ Mixed 63.8
77% 138 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 68.4%
Great: 117%
Toshiba MD04ACA500 5TB-$154
2TB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
70.3% Very good
Read 149
Write 95.5
Mixed 95.4
85% 113 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.11
4K Mixed 0.22
122% 1.24 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 70.3%
Great: 105%
Toshiba X300 5TB-$132
1.5TB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
84% Excellent
Read 144
Write 149
Mixed 134
107% 142 MB/s
4K Read 2.34
4K Write 2.11
4K Mixed 0.36
176% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 84%
Great: 110%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$50
261GB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
66.9% Good
Read 110
Write 123
Mixed 123
90% 119 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 1.81
4K Mixed 0.19
81% 0.88 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 66.9%
Great: 110%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$39
86GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
92.7% Outstanding
Read 178
Write 145
Mixed 145
117% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.81
4K Write 2.65
4K Mixed 0.27
112% 1.24 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 92.7%
Great: 108%
Toshiba X300 5TB-$132
21GB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
86.6% Excellent
Read 150
Write 152
Mixed 133
109% 145 MB/s
4K Read 1.25
4K Write 2.26
4K Mixed 0.3
127% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G3D1609DS1S00. 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
54.1% Above average
MC Read 19
MC Write 19.8
MC Mixed 16.9
53% 18.6 GB/s
SC Read 13.5
SC Write 18.6
SC Mixed 15.7
46% 15.9 GB/s
Latency 64.5
62% 64.5 ns
Poor: 44%
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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Gaming
Gaming 90%
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Desktop
Desktop 83%
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Workstation
Workstation 62%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 OC Formula

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $995
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