Asus Z97-PRO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 97.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics69.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive62.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z97-PRO  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180418
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 11 '18 at 11:23
Run Duration212 Seconds
Run User MNE-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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-$352
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
SC Int 136
SC Float 137
SC Mixed 137
109% 137 Pts
QC Int 493
QC Float 502
QC Mixed 478
111% 491 Pts
MC Int 675
MC Float 722
MC Mixed 710
105% 702 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$230
Asus(1043 85B0) 3GB
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 397.93
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
69.3% Good
Lighting 208
Reflection 184
Parallax 214
65% 202 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 203
Splatting 156
72% 169 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 69.3%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$95
143GB free
Firmware: 60AABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
62.1% Good
Read 480
Write 200
Mixed 207
64% 295 MB/s
4K Read 17.5
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 12.2
97% 44.2 MB/s
DQ Read 28
DQ Write 108
DQ Mixed 8.74
24% 48.2 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 75%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$38
304GB free
Firmware: 06.01D06 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
67.2% Good
Read 115
Write 119
Mixed 116
88% 117 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.25
4K Mixed 0.51
113% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 67.2%
Great: 71%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
365GB free
Firmware: CC25 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
62.9% Good
Read 127
Write 91.7
Mixed 87.1
76% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 1.35
4K Mixed 0.14
67% 0.71 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 62.9%
Great: 107%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
198GB free
Firmware: CC27 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
90.2% Outstanding
Read 153
Write 162
Mixed 165
121% 160 MB/s
4K Read 0.57
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.28
83% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 90.2%
Great: 107%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
113GB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
80.6% Excellent
Read 162
Write 119
Mixed 121
101% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.46
4K Write 1.41
4K Mixed 0.19
66% 0.69 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 80.6%
Great: 107%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$59
22GB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
57.6% Above average
Read 97.3
Write 103
Mixed 100
76% 100 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 1.39
4K Mixed 0.21
76% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 57.6%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
69.7% Good
MC Read 23.8
MC Write 25.4
MC Mixed 22
68% 23.7 GB/s
SC Read 19.6
SC Write 25.2
SC Mixed 21.6
63% 22.1 GB/s
Latency 52.9
76% 52.9 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 69.7%
Great: 72%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-PRO Builds (Compare 951 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asus Z97-PRO - $215

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,062
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