Asrock Z97 Extreme6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 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 95.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics114% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive116% 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.
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.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Extreme6  (all builds)
Memory10.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151006
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateFeb 05 '18 at 00:18
Run Duration212 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-4790K-$365
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
95.2% Outstanding
SC Int 137
SC Float 135
SC Mixed 137
109% 136 Pts
QC Int 448
QC Float 454
QC Mixed 461
103% 454 Pts
MC Int 672
MC Float 716
MC Mixed 707
105% 699 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 95.2%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$550
EVGA(3842 5998) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1665 MHz, MLim: 1899 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.59
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Lighting 378
Reflection 330
Parallax 365
115% 357 fps
MRender 223
Gravity 334
Splatting 232
114% 263 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 114%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$98
160GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 414
Mixed 419
100% 449 MB/s
4K Read 48.6
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 48.5
193% 68.2 MB/s
DQ Read 48.4
DQ Write 287
DQ Mixed 115
104% 150 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 112%
Great: 134%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
92GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 415
Mixed 413
100% 447 MB/s
4K Read 47.5
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 45.7
186% 66.2 MB/s
DQ Read 352
DQ Write 276
DQ Mixed 113
139% 247 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 116%
Great: 123%
Crucial MX100 256GB-$116
69GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
97% Outstanding
Read 523
Write 330
Mixed 387
92% 414 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 33.2
151% 60.6 MB/s
DQ Read 174
DQ Write 295
DQ Mixed 48.7
89% 173 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 97%
Great: 98%
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$86
27GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 415
Mixed 417
100% 449 MB/s
4K Read 48.2
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 45.7
188% 67.1 MB/s
DQ Read 113
DQ Write 286
DQ Mixed 103
106% 167 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 112%
Great: 115%
WD WD80EFAX-68LHPN0 8TB
6TB free
Firmware: 83.H0A83 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
99.3% Outstanding
Read 172
Write 174
Mixed 165
128% 170 MB/s
4K Read 0.86
4K Write 4.35
4K Mixed 0.48
170% 1.9 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 99.3%
Great: 109%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$76
1TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
82.2% Excellent
Read 154
Write 133
Mixed 117
101% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 2.11
4K Mixed 0.17
80% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ares DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
66.9% Good
MC Read 23.8
MC Write 24.3
MC Mixed 19.5
64% 22.5 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 25.2
SC Mixed 22.2
63% 22 GB/s
Latency 53.6
75% 53.6 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 66.9%
Great: 70%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 83%
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Workstation
Workstation 60%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Extreme6 - $162

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $832
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HDDRAMUSB
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