Asrock Z97 Extreme6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 84.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics11.8% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive120% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 7 years and 10 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Extreme6  (all builds)
Memory23 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20140915
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateMay 19 '17 at 23:06
Run Duration172 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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-$339
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
84.4% Excellent
SC Int 119
SC Float 122
SC Mixed 118
96% 119 Pts
QC Int 407
QC Float 416
QC Mixed 414
93% 412 Pts
MC Int 611
MC Float 648
MC Mixed 641
95% 633 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 84.4%
Great: 98%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
ASRock(1849 0412) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.14.4264
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
5.83% Terrible
Lighting 11.4
Reflection 17
Parallax 22.8
5% 17.1 fps
MRender 19
Gravity 7.7
Splatting 17.4
10% 14.7 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 5.83%
Great: 7%
ATI HD 4870
XFX(1682 2448) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.1100
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
11.8% Very poor
Lighting 42.7
Reflection 27.7
Parallax 31.6
11% 34 fps
MRender 20.1
Gravity 27.8
Splatting 37.8
12% 28.6 fps
Poor: 8%
This bench: 11.8%
Great: 13%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$249
301GB free
Firmware: EXM0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 413
Mixed 454
103% 461 MB/s
4K Read 39
4K Write 139
4K Mixed 46.2
192% 74.7 MB/s
DQ Read 367
DQ Write 330
DQ Mixed 169
176% 289 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 120%
Great: 123%
Intel Raid 5 Volume 6TB
3TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
132% Outstanding
Read 399
Write 61.5
Mixed 95.7
136% 186 MB/s
4K Read 3.32
4K Write 0.71
4K Mixed 0.47
204% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 132%
Great: 178%
Seagate Expansion 4TB
3TB free, PID 2322
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
49.5% Average
Read 110
Write 91.2
Mixed 9.62
78% 70.1 MB/s
4K Read 1.82
4K Write 4.33
4K Mixed 0.57
173% 2.24 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 49.5%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 1600 C9 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
47.3% Average
MC Read 16.6
MC Write 17.1
MC Mixed 14.3
46% 16 GB/s
SC Read 12.5
SC Write 17.5
SC Mixed 16
44% 15.3 GB/s
Latency 76.6
52% 76.6 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 47.3%
Great: 64%
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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 1,277 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 79%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Extreme6 - $167

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $1,004
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