Asus CROSSHAIR V FORMULA-Z

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (23rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 77 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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 43.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics30.5% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive52.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Very high background CPU (39%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus CROSSHAIR V FORMULA-Z  (all builds)
Memory9.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140417
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 21 '16 at 05:01
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 39%

 PC Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD FX-8370-$137
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
43.6% Average
SC Int 66.7
SC Float 62.4
SC Mixed 63.3
51% 64.1 Pts
QC Int 196
QC Float 184
QC Mixed 194
44% 192 Pts
MC Int 460
MC Float 401
MC Mixed 466
66% 442 Pts
Poor: 50%
This bench: 43.6%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 280-$185
Gigabyte(1458 229A) 3GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 21.19.134.1
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
30.5% Below average
Lighting 50.3
Reflection 35.2
Parallax 175
30% 87 fps
MRender 38.5
Gravity 113
Splatting 56.9
31% 69.6 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 30.5%
Great: 46%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Trion 150 960GB-$270
255GB free
Firmware: SAFZ12.3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
52.8% Above average
Read 366
Write 229
Mixed 247
62% 281 MB/s
4K Read 23.9
4K Write 35
4K Mixed 9.74
67% 22.9 MB/s
DQ Read 142
DQ Write 77.3
DQ Mixed 42.9
50% 87.6 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 52.8%
Great: 82%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$47
850GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 173
Write 179
Mixed 149
125% 167 MB/s
4K Read 1.12
4K Write 2.68
4K Mixed 0.37
138% 1.39 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 101%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G3D1609DS1S00. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
43.7% Average
MC Read 18.3
MC Write 14
MC Mixed 15.8
46% 16 GB/s
SC Read 7.7
SC Write 7.7
SC Mixed 10.1
24% 8.5 GB/s
Latency 84.6
47% 84.6 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 43.7%
Great: 64%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical CROSSHAIR V FORMULA-Z Builds (Compare 4,498 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR V FORMULA-Z - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $922
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