Asrock Z97 Anniversary

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 85.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics111% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive115% 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.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Anniversary  (all builds)
Memory9.4 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160527
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateJul 15 '17 at 07:07
Run Duration172 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
85.5% Excellent
SC Int 118
SC Float 119
SC Mixed 116
94% 117 Pts
QC Int 452
QC Float 449
QC Mixed 447
102% 449 Pts
MC Int 462
MC Float 459
MC Mixed 452
69% 458 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 2088 MHz, MLim: 2121 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Lighting 349
Reflection 321
Parallax 339
107% 336 fps
MRender 218
Gravity 324
Splatting 250
113% 264 fps
Poor: 90%
This bench: 111%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$97
111GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 415
Mixed 422
100% 448 MB/s
4K Read 45.6
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 48.5
185% 65.2 MB/s
DQ Read 322
DQ Write 254
DQ Mixed 120
135% 232 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 115%
Great: 115%
Seagate ST9250315AS 1TB
590GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
53.6% Above average
Read 88.2
Write 98.3
Mixed 96.2
71% 94.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 1.72
4K Mixed 0.24
82% 0.84 MB/s
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$47
113GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
89.4% Excellent
Read 161
Write 151
Mixed 149
116% 154 MB/s
4K Read 0.85
4K Write 2.49
4K Mixed 0.28
113% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 89.4%
Great: 104%
Seagate ST9250315AS 250GB-$43
39GB free
Firmware: D005DEM1 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
35.3% Below average
Read 50.6
Write 72.2
Mixed 64.8
47% 62.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.91
4K Mixed 0.41
83% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 35.3%
Great: 42%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS4G3D1609DS1S00. 3x4GB
3 of 4 slots used
12GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
48.8% Average
MC Read 16.1
MC Write 16.6
MC Mixed 15
45% 15.9 GB/s
SC Read 14.1
SC Write 16.9
SC Mixed 16.7
45% 15.9 GB/s
Latency 55.9
72% 55.9 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 48.8%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 Anniversary Builds (Compare 1,977 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Anniversary - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $837
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