Asus Z97-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 89.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics95.9% 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 Drive99.8% 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.
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.
Run History
16 months ago, 16 months ago.
MotherboardAsus Z97-K  (all builds)
Memory28.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140711
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 24 '20 at 21:32
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%
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 PC Performing above expectations (70th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
89.9% Excellent
Memory 94
1-Core 130
2-Core 258
92% 161 Pts
4-Core 463
8-Core 661
73% 562 Pts
64-Core 660
44% 660 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 89.9%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super)-$480
Asus(1043 8747) ≥ 4GB; DUAL-RTX2060S-O8G-EVO-V2
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 445.87
Performing below potential (33rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
95.9% Outstanding
Lighting 119
Reflection 114
Parallax 118
96% 117 fps
MRender 171
Gravity 109
Splatting 100
96% 127 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 95.9%
Great: 107%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDS100T2B0A-00SM50 1TB
761GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 411040WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 252 305 387 393 399 416 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
99.8% Outstanding
Read 460
Write 431
Mixed 374
SusWrite 358
91% 406 MB/s
4K Read 31.8
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 32.3
146% 57 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 163
174% 290 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 99.8%
Great: 119%
WDC WDS100T2B0A-00SM50 1TB
500GB free
Firmware: 401000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 256 317 387 394 399 418 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 389
Write 445
Mixed 380
SusWrite 362
89% 394 MB/s
4K Read 38.1
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 53.9
186% 67.9 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 306
DQ Mixed 244
209% 310 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 111%
Great: 119%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$120
312GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 254 317 386 394 367 281 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 455
Write 444
Mixed 377
SusWrite 333
90% 402 MB/s
4K Read 38.1
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 55.8
191% 70.1 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 357
269% 359 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 114%
Great: 133%
WD Green 1TB (2010)-$152
641GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 94 96 95 96 95 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
55.1% Above average
Read 96.5
Write 94
Mixed 54.5
SusWrite 95.1
62% 85 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
162% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 55.1%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 C10 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1632 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
62.3% Good
MC Read 22.4
MC Write 22.3
MC Mixed 18.4
60% 21 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 23.7
SC Mixed 21.6
59% 20.8 GB/s
Latency 59.8
67% 59.8 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 62.3%
Great: 62%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-K Builds (Compare 5,111 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus Z97-K - $147

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $935
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