Asrock Z87 Extreme6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 97.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics3.06% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive123% 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.
MotherboardAsrock Z87 Extreme6  (all builds)
Memory4.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171212
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 17 '21 at 20:20
Run Duration284 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
97.3% Outstanding
Memory 98.5
1-Core 134
2-Core 264
95% 165 Pts
4-Core 525
8-Core 701
80% 613 Pts
64-Core 697
47% 697 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 97.3%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
ASRock(1849 0412) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.5166
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
3.06% Terrible
Lighting 3.9
Reflection 2.8
Parallax 7.4
3% 4.7 fps
MRender 9.3
Gravity 2.6
Splatting 5.3
3% 5.73 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 3.06%
Great: 3%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 250GB-$48
92GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 432 459 460 463 467 466 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 462
Mixed 448
SusWrite 458
106% 471 MB/s
4K Read 44.3
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 56.7
194% 67.9 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 257
DQ Mixed 251
206% 296 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 123%
Great: 123%
LSI MR9265-8i 5TB
4.5TB free
Firmware: 3.46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1035 992 992 992 992 992 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$80
435GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2285 844 844 844 842 843 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
278% Outstanding
Read 2,009
Write 2,172
Mixed 1707
SusWrite 1,083
392% 1,743 MB/s
4K Read 68.7
4K Write 153
4K Mixed 93.4
305% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 1,155
DQ Write 457
DQ Mixed 731
561% 781 MB/s
Poor: 219%
This bench: 278%
Great: 332%
Samsung Spinpoint T166 500GB-$40
28GB free
Firmware: CR100-10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 44 43 43 42 42 41 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
33.6% Below average
Read 74.3
Write 76.2
Mixed 49
SusWrite 42.4
45% 60.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.7
131% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 33.6%
Great: 45%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown IMT451U6MFR8Y-DC0 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
85.2% Excellent
MC Read 29.5
MC Write 34.5
MC Mixed 24.8
85% 29.6 GB/s
SC Read 21.8
SC Write 24.7
SC Mixed 26.3
69% 24.3 GB/s
Latency 43.5
92% 43.5 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 85.2%
Great: 85%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87 Extreme6 Builds (Compare 475 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asrock Z87 Extreme6 - $199

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $964
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HDDRAMUSB
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