Asus Z97-PRO GAMER

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics62.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive102% 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.
MotherboardAsus Z97-PRO GAMER  (all builds)
Memory10.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141013
Uptime6 Days
Run DateMar 13 '17 at 19:44
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (45th 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 i7-4790K-$338
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
86.9% Excellent
SC Int 122
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 120
97% 121 Pts
QC Int 410
QC Float 428
QC Mixed 429
96% 422 Pts
MC Int 614
MC Float 654
MC Mixed 645
96% 638 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 86.9%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$225
MaxC: 1455 MHz, MaxM: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
62.1% Good
Lighting 190
Reflection 178
Parallax 193
58% 187 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 180
Splatting 126
75% 153 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial M550 128GB-$98
9GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 346
Mixed 366
91% 410 MB/s
4K Read 31.1
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 35.1
153% 60.4 MB/s
DQ Read 319
DQ Write 312
DQ Mixed 23.2
98% 218 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 102%
Great: 102%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
53.7% Above average
Read 97.8
Write 89.1
Mixed 90.5
70% 92.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.07
4K Mixed 0.26
101% 1.04 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 53.7%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (40th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
50.3% Above average
MC Read 17.5
MC Write 18.1
MC Mixed 15.5
49% 17 GB/s
SC Read 13.7
SC Write 18.3
SC Mixed 16.5
46% 16.2 GB/s
Latency 70.5
57% 70.5 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 50.3%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-PRO GAMER Builds (Compare 2,856 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z97-PRO GAMER - $151

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $911
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