Asrock Z87-M8

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics79.2% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive102% 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.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z87-M8  (all builds)
Memory5 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141007
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 18 '21 at 00:13
Run Duration166 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU8%
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 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
81.9% Excellent
Memory 96.9
1-Core 112
2-Core 213
84% 141 Pts
4-Core 361
8-Core 615
62% 488 Pts
64-Core 592
40% 592 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 460.89
Performing below potential (50th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
79.2% Very good
Lighting 98.8
Reflection 109
Parallax 99.2
80% 102 fps
MRender 95.2
Gravity 97.6
Splatting 98.4
78% 97.1 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 79.2%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
17GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 284 43 44 43 45 41 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 463
Write 224
Mixed 405
SusWrite 83.3
65% 294 MB/s
4K Read 44.7
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 58.8
199% 69.7 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 350
DQ Mixed 362
272% 364 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 102%
Great: 123%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$135
930GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 419 474 477 481 481 476 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
131% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 491
Mixed 448
SusWrite 468
108% 481 MB/s
4K Read 45.9
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 63.3
209% 73 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 350
DQ Mixed 364
274% 366 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 131%
Great: 135%
Corsair Force GS 240GB-$261
42GB free
Firmware: 5.24
SusWrite @10s intervals: 207 228 217 220 204 212 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
93.6% Outstanding
Read 422
Write 238
Mixed 305
SusWrite 215
66% 295 MB/s
4K Read 36.8
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 48.3
171% 62 MB/s
DQ Read 268
DQ Write 210
DQ Mixed 234
176% 237 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 93.6%
Great: 94%
HGST Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 1TB
204GB free
Firmware: JA0OA560
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 79 79 78 79 78 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
42.7% Average
Read 71
Write 69.9
Mixed 29.7
SusWrite 77.7
45% 62.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.5
104% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 42.7%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F3 DDR3 2133 C11 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
74.2% Very good
MC Read 28.3
MC Write 27.7
MC Mixed 21.8
74% 25.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 22
SC Mixed 22.1
59% 20.7 GB/s
Latency 50.7
79% 50.7 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 74.2%
Great: 74%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-M8 Builds (Compare 55 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z87-M8

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $835
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