Asus Z97-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 26%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 83.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics26.6% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive131% 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.
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.
MotherboardAsus Z97-K  (all builds)
Memory4.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160331
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 23 '20 at 16:23
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
83.7% Excellent
Memory 98.1
1-Core 93.3
2-Core 188
77% 126 Pts
4-Core 374
8-Core 682
66% 528 Pts
64-Core 689
46% 689 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 670-$435
Asus(1043 83F8) 2GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing below potential (23rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
26.6% Poor
Lighting 29.2
Reflection 31.3
Parallax 43.8
24% 34.8 fps
MRender 44.7
Gravity 35.8
Splatting 31.6
30% 37.4 fps
Poor: 26%
This bench: 26.6%
Great: 33%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Pro 512GB-$150
374GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVM01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 475 461 477 482 485 484 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 488
Mixed 457
SusWrite 478
109% 484 MB/s
4K Read 45
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 62.2
210% 75.1 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 349
DQ Mixed 360
272% 364 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 131%
Great: 132%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$128
407GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 179 180 179 178 180 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 177
Write 156
Mixed 28.5
SusWrite 178
97% 135 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 2.1
380% 2.83 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 102%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL TridentX DDR3 2400 C10 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
50.1% Above average
MC Read 17
MC Write 16.4
MC Mixed 13.9
45% 15.8 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 18.2
SC Mixed 16
48% 16.7 GB/s
Latency 45.4
88% 45.4 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 50.1%
Great: 50%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-K Builds (Compare 5,133 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus Z97-K - $147

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $935
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