Asus Z87-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 23%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 76.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics27.2% 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 Drive35.5% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus Z87-K  (all builds)
Memory2.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit farver
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140102
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 28 '21 at 07:56
Run Duration151 Seconds
Run User DNK-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
76.1% Very good
Memory 90.1
1-Core 106
2-Core 197
78% 131 Pts
4-Core 338
8-Core 475
53% 406 Pts
64-Core 533
36% 533 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-$110
Asus(1043 8616) 2GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 457.09
Performing below potential (69th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
27.2% Poor
Lighting 33.4
Reflection 34.6
Parallax 32.6
27% 33.5 fps
MRender 37.4
Gravity 33.4
Splatting 22.9
27% 31.2 fps
Poor: 25%
This bench: 27.2%
Great: 29%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 120GB-$27
11GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK71E0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 12 7.2 56 4.3 9.3 37 MB/s
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
35.5% Below average
Read 225
Write 31.6
Mixed 61.1
SusWrite 21
18% 84.6 MB/s
4K Read 20.6
4K Write 31.6
4K Mixed 16
68% 22.7 MB/s
DQ Read 169
DQ Write 37.7
DQ Mixed 54
52% 86.8 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 35.5%
Great: 80%
Toshiba MK5065GSXF 500GB
415GB free
Firmware: GV108B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 77 78 79 79 78 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
45.3% Average
Read 79.6
Write 75.8
Mixed 20.4
SusWrite 78
46% 63.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.5
104% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 45.3%
Great: 45%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905471-064.A00LF 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
31.2% Below average
MC Read 10.5
MC Write 10.2
MC Mixed 8.7
28% 9.8 GB/s
SC Read 8.6
SC Write 10.4
SC Mixed 10
28% 9.67 GB/s
Latency 67.1
60% 67.1 ns
Poor: 22%
This bench: 31.2%
Great: 34%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 47%
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Desktop
Desktop 83%
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Workstation
Workstation 37%
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Motherboard: Asus Z87-K - $134

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $732
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