Asus Z97-C

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics58.7% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive149% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus Z97-C  (all builds)
Memory5.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160310
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 05 '21 at 22:39
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User ARG-User
Background CPU 15%
Watch Gameplay: 1060-6GB + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (48th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4690K-$175
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
79.7% Very good
Memory 88.5
1-Core 115
2-Core 224
83% 143 Pts
4-Core 406
8-Core 434
57% 420 Pts
64-Core 434
29% 434 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 79.7%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$290
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 471.11
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
58.7% Above average
Lighting 73.9
Reflection 76
Parallax 69.5
60% 73.1 fps
MRender 65.6
Gravity 72.4
Splatting 68.2
58% 68.7 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 58.7%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$50
437GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 211210WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 305 501 420 423 428 430 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
149% Outstanding
Read 594
Write 450
Mixed 556
SusWrite 418
113% 504 MB/s
4K Read 44.8
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 63.8
214% 76.4 MB/s
DQ Read 777
DQ Write 724
DQ Mixed 911
640% 804 MB/s
Poor: 149%
This bench: 149%
Great: 238%
Seagate ST4000LM024-2AN17V 4TB
7GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 47 49 49 43 47 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
28.2% Poor
Read 50.9
Write 49.8
Mixed 50
SusWrite 46.1
37% 49.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 4.9
4K Mixed 0.4
144% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 28.2%
Great: 65%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Sniper DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
61.1% Good
MC Read 22.3
MC Write 22.9
MC Mixed 18
60% 21.1 GB/s
SC Read 18
SC Write 20.9
SC Mixed 19.8
56% 19.6 GB/s
Latency 69
58% 69 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 61.1%
Great: 63%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 9 7 60 28.8" 1280 720 GSM59F1 LG ULTRAWIDE
Typical Z97-C Builds (Compare 1,204 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus Z97-C - $256

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $994
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