Asrock Z97 Killer

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 73.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics131% 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 Drive63.8% 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.
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Killer  (all builds)
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160513
Uptime9.9 Days
Run DateMar 09 '18 at 14:33
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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 i5-4690-$255
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
73.5% Very good
SC Int 102
SC Float 100
SC Mixed 100
81% 101 Pts
QC Int 387
QC Float 387
QC Mixed 382
87% 385 Pts
MC Int 397
MC Float 395
MC Mixed 391
59% 394 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 73.5%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$510
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
131% Outstanding
Lighting 418
Reflection 402
Parallax 417
129% 412 fps
MRender 245
Gravity 404
Splatting 257
132% 302 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 131%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Extreme II 240GB-$149
36GB free
Firmware: R1311 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 464
Write 468
Mixed 390
98% 440 MB/s
4K Read 30.8
4K Write 93.1
4K Mixed 28.5
132% 50.8 MB/s
DQ Read 342
DQ Write 288
DQ Mixed 68.9
119% 233 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 101%
Great: 100%
WD Blue SATA M.2 250GB-$86
21GB free
Firmware: X41100WD Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
63.8% Good
Read 485
Write 171
Mixed 185
61% 280 MB/s
4K Read 25.7
4K Write 40.1
4K Mixed 13.5
77% 26.4 MB/s
DQ Read 318
DQ Write 194
DQ Mixed 45.5
90% 186 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 63.8%
Great: 81%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$78
735GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
75.1% Very good
Read 139
Write 123
Mixed 142
102% 135 MB/s
4K Read 0.43
4K Write 1.38
4K Mixed 0.22
68% 0.68 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ares DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
56.8% Above average
MC Read 20.1
MC Write 21.8
MC Mixed 17.7
57% 19.9 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 18.7
SC Mixed 17.1
48% 16.7 GB/s
Latency 73.3
55% 73.3 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 56.8%
Great: 70%
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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 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 80%
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Workstation
Workstation 58%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Killer - $127

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $934
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