Asus Z87-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (28th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 72 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 60.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics74% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive88.9% 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.
Very high background CPU (37%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
8 months ago, 8 months ago.
MotherboardAsus Z87-K  (all builds)
Memory3.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131012
Uptime5.1 Days
Run DateNov 20 '20 at 19:51
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 37%

 PC Performing below expectations (28th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4770K-$300
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
60.5% Good
Memory 74.3
1-Core 89.4
2-Core 154
64% 106 Pts
4-Core 257
8-Core 340
39% 298 Pts
64-Core 352
24% 352 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 60.5%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
Asus(1043 8623) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.71
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
74% Very good
Lighting 94.2
Reflection 102
Parallax 85.2
76% 93.6 fps
MRender 70.7
Gravity 92.2
Splatting 77.3
72% 80 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 74%
Great: 104%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$137
309GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 318 366 370 360 371 367 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
88.9% Excellent
Read 420
Write 201
Mixed 287
SusWrite 359
71% 317 MB/s
4K Read 21.7
4K Write 71.4
4K Mixed 31.8
111% 41.6 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 329
DQ Mixed 274
227% 327 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 134%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 188 193 195 195 194 194 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 200
Write 160
Mixed 81.3
SusWrite 193
116% 159 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 113%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Sniper DDR3 2400 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
36.1% Below average
MC Read 12.1
MC Write 13.3
MC Mixed 12.8
36% 12.7 GB/s
SC Read 7.8
SC Write 9.8
SC Mixed 8.8
25% 8.8 GB/s
Latency 91.8
44% 91.8 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 36.1%
Great: 87%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-K Builds (Compare 3,432 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus Z87-K - $134

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $815
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