Asus Z97-P

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 66.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics68.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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 (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus Z97-P  (all builds)
Memory4.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit farver
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141208
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateAug 11 '18 at 01:06
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User DNK-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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 i5-4690K-$255
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
66.7% Good
SC Int 99.9
SC Float 94
SC Mixed 96.9
78% 96.9 Pts
QC Int 396
QC Float 322
QC Mixed 337
80% 352 Pts
MC Int 347
MC Float 337
MC Mixed 356
52% 347 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 66.7%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
Asus(1043 851A) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1585 MHz, MLim: 1877 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
68.1% Good
Lighting 211
Reflection 186
Parallax 206
65% 201 fps
MRender 161
Gravity 199
Splatting 129
71% 163 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 68.1%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$95
12GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 486
Write 473
Mixed 376
99% 445 MB/s
4K Read 36.7
4K Write 91.3
4K Mixed 56.2
176% 61.4 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 358
270% 360 MB/s
Poor: 77% Great: 124%
WD Blue 640GB (2008)-$30
402GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 95 95 95 97 97 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
55.5% Above average
Read 98
Write 101
Mixed 66
SusWrite 95.1
66% 90 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
151% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 55.5%
Great: 63%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 320GB-$37
223GB free
Firmware: 3.AAJ
SusWrite @10s intervals: 56 55 56 54 57 56 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
29.5% Poor
Read 47
Write 23.3
Mixed 32
SusWrite 55.7
29% 39.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.8
134% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 29.5%
Great: 43%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 2400 C11 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
30.9% Below average
MC Read 9
MC Write 10.8
MC Mixed 8.6
27% 9.47 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 7.8
SC Mixed 8.9
25% 8.77 GB/s
Latency 55.4
72% 55.4 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 30.9%
Great: 50%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-P Builds (Compare 3,929 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus Z97-P - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $830
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