Asrock Z97 Anniversary

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 85.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics63.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive112% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Anniversary  (all builds)
Memory14.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
DisplayΧρώματα 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180308
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 10 '18 at 17:24
Run Duration215 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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 i7-4790-$308
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
85.8% Excellent
SC Int 116
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 118
94% 118 Pts
QC Int 435
QC Float 438
QC Mixed 431
98% 435 Pts
MC Int 566
MC Float 602
MC Mixed 584
87% 584 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 85.8%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$195
PNY(196E 1131) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 398.82
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
63.1% Good
Lighting 186
Reflection 175
Parallax 206
60% 189 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 176
Splatting 130
66% 153 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 63.1%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Team L5 3D 240GB
170GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q0526A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 370 316 287 287 294 285 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 461
Write 416
Mixed 366
SusWrite 306
87% 387 MB/s
4K Read 38.4
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 54.8
190% 70.2 MB/s
DQ Read 342
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 103
143% 263 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 112%
Great: 109%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016)-$99
309GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 102 106 105 107 104 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
60.4% Good
Read 105
Write 64.5
Mixed 57
SusWrite 105
61% 82.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
140% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 60.4%
Great: 106%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$93
605GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 161 163 160 163 158 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 192
Write 138
Mixed 62
SusWrite 161
101% 138 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 2.5
435% 3.03 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 102%
Great: 109%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
152GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 124 126 123 126 121 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
61.2% Good
Read 89.7
Write 40.9
Mixed 71.9
SusWrite 124
60% 81.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.7
135% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 61.2%
Great: 115%
WD Blue 1TB (2015)-$45
338GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 153 152 155 153 156 151 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
90.6% Outstanding
Read 162
Write 160
Mixed 103
SusWrite 153
106% 145 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
203% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 90.6%
Great: 88%
Seagate ST1000LM048-2E7172 1TB
784GB free
Firmware: SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 123 121 119 121 121 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
57.7% Above average
Read 81.4
Write 106
Mixed 67.8
SusWrite 118
69% 93.3 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 4.7
4K Mixed 0.7
223% 2.27 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 57.7%
Great: 73%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 2133 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
76.2% Very good
MC Read 28.8
MC Write 28.5
MC Mixed 22.6
76% 26.6 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 21.5
SC Mixed 25.4
63% 21.9 GB/s
Latency 52
77% 52 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 79%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 Anniversary Builds (Compare 2,435 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 74%
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Workstation
Workstation 48%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Anniversary - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $623
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