Asus Z87-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 79.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics78.4% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive99.9% 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
MotherboardAsus Z87-A  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140815
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 11 '19 at 02:26
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st 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 i5-4670-$304
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
79.3% Very good
SC Int 110
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 110
88% 110 Pts
QC Int 420
QC Float 403
QC Mixed 410
93% 411 Pts
MC Int 419
MC Float 421
MC Mixed 414
63% 418 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 79.3%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 6GB
Zotac(19DA 3451) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 2750 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
78.4% Very good
Lighting 234
Reflection 203
Parallax 224
71% 220 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 219
Splatting 165
84% 195 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 79%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$130
39GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 241 123 130 117 115 109 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
99.9% Outstanding
Read 460
Write 438
Mixed 350
SusWrite 139
78% 347 MB/s
4K Read 35.4
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 56.5
181% 65.5 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 234
210% 318 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 99.9%
Great: 117%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
63.2% Good
MC Read 22.3
MC Write 23
MC Mixed 20.1
62% 21.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.5
SC Write 20.3
SC Mixed 20.2
55% 19.3 GB/s
Latency 61.9
65% 61.9 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 64%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-A Builds (Compare 7,007 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus Z87-A - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $891
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