Asrock Z97 Extreme6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 92.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics61.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive67.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Extreme6  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160517
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 04:28
Run Duration165 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (60th 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-$235
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
92.8% Outstanding
SC Int 127
SC Float 125
SC Mixed 125
101% 126 Pts
QC Int 500
QC Float 501
QC Mixed 486
112% 496 Pts
MC Int 502
MC Float 506
MC Mixed 492
75% 500 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 92.8%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$350
CLim: 1506 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 378.78
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
61.9% Good
Lighting 188
Reflection 174
Parallax 188
58% 183 fps
MRender 145
Gravity 178
Splatting 128
65% 150 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 61.9%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$130
158GB free
Firmware: PSF100C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
67.2% Good
Read 169
Write 177
Mixed 770
85% 372 MB/s
4K Read 34.1
4K Write 132
4K Mixed 25.8
154% 63.8 MB/s
DQ Read 35.7
DQ Write 162
DQ Mixed 25.8
41% 74.6 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 67.2%
Great: 162%
Intel 320 Series 80GB
7GB free
Firmware: 4PC10362 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
41.4% Average
Read 262
Write 92.4
Mixed 129
35% 161 MB/s
4K Read 20.1
4K Write 40.8
4K Mixed 14
70% 24.9 MB/s
DQ Read 146
DQ Write 57.2
DQ Mixed 30.9
42% 78 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 41.4%
Great: 42%
WD WD5000AACS-00ZUB0 500GB
259GB free
Firmware: 01.01B01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
34% Below average
Read 62.5
Write 55.6
Mixed 59.6
45% 59.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.43
4K Write 2.07
4K Mixed 0.33
93% 0.95 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 34%
Great: 50%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB-$129
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
63.1% Good
MC Read 21.8
MC Write 22.9
MC Mixed 19.6
61% 21.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.3
SC Write 23.1
SC Mixed 20.8
58% 20.4 GB/s
Latency 58.9
68% 58.9 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 63.1%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 Extreme6 Builds (Compare 1,632 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Extreme6 - $158

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,062
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HDDRAMUSB
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