Asus Z97-DELUXE

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 101%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics62.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive65.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Very high background CPU (36%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z97-DELUXE  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140930
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateMay 14 '17 at 12:08
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 36%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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-$339
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
101% Outstanding
SC Int 137
SC Float 140
SC Mixed 134
110% 137 Pts
QC Int 530
QC Float 467
QC Mixed 509
114% 502 Pts
MC Int 675
MC Float 739
MC Mixed 722
106% 712 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 101%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$275
MaxC: 1506 MHz, MaxM: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
62.7% Good
Lighting 195
Reflection 178
Parallax 194
58% 189 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 186
Splatting 126
75% 154 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 62.7%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$132
176GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
65.3% Good
Read 367
Write 350
Mixed 369
81% 362 MB/s
4K Read 21.4
4K Write 51.3
4K Mixed 17.4
82% 30 MB/s
DQ Read 25.7
DQ Write 190
DQ Mixed 15.5
39% 77.1 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 65.3%
Great: 122%
WD Red 6TB (2014)-$208
3.5TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5700 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
64.4% Good
Read 78.8
Write 146
Mixed 92.7
79% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 1.34
4K Mixed 0.18
65% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 64.4%
Great: 99%
WD Red 6TB (2014)-$208
3.5TB free
Firmware: 82.00A82 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5700 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
93.9% Outstanding
Read 179
Write 148
Mixed 148
119% 159 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 2.24
4K Mixed 0.26
101% 1.08 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 93.9%
Great: 99%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2133 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 2000 MHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
74.9% Very good
MC Read 26.8
MC Write 27.4
MC Mixed 23.2
74% 25.8 GB/s
SC Read 19.1
SC Write 25.4
SC Mixed 25.3
66% 23.3 GB/s
Latency 53.1
75% 53.1 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 80%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-DELUXE Builds (Compare 580 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asus Z97-DELUXE - $370

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,263
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