Asrock H97M Pro4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 74.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics50.6% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive75.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsrock H97M Pro4  (all builds)
Memory5.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160613
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 06 '17 at 15:50
Run Duration323 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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 i5-4690K-$235
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
74.7% Very good
SC Int 102
SC Float 102
SC Mixed 101
81% 102 Pts
QC Int 402
QC Float 410
QC Mixed 392
91% 401 Pts
MC Int 374
MC Float 388
MC Mixed 376
57% 379 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 74.7%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$235
EVGA(3842 6268) ≥ 4GB
MaxC: 2164 MHz, MaxM: 2254 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 372.90
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
50.6% Above average
Lighting 39.7
Reflection 226
Parallax 266
41% 177 fps
MRender 174
Gravity 241
Splatting 186
91% 200 fps
Poor: 63%
This bench: 50.6%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata Ultimate SU800 128GB-$45
93GB free
Firmware: P0801C Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
75.2% Very good
Read 505
Write 199
Mixed 250
70% 318 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 71.4
4K Mixed 26.4
120% 43.3 MB/s
DQ Read 115
DQ Write 193
DQ Mixed 34.3
60% 114 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 75.2%
Great: 76%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$50
855GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
97.9% Outstanding
Read 188
Write 154
Mixed 126
116% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.57
4K Write 1.42
4K Mixed 0.26
78% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 97.9%
Great: 108%
USB Flash Drive 16GB
15GB free, PID 5598
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
12.1% Very poor
Read 37.5
Write 4.8
Mixed 12.7
18% 18.3 MB/s
4K Read 3.89
4K Write 1.52
4K Mixed 0.63
88% 2.01 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 12.1%
Great: 13%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ares DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
53.2% Above average
MC Read 16.9
MC Write 21.5
MC Mixed 17
53% 18.5 GB/s
SC Read 13.7
SC Write 17.3
SC Mixed 12.6
42% 14.5 GB/s
Latency 64.5
62% 64.5 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 53.2%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming 58%
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Desktop
Desktop 60%
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Workstation
Workstation 36%
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Motherboard: Asrock H97M Pro4 - $81

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $696
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