Asus Z87-PRO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 94.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics81.4% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive71.2% 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 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z87-PRO  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20131213
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateMay 20 '17 at 01:02
Run Duration160 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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 i7-4770K-$450
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
94.5% Outstanding
SC Int 127
SC Float 128
SC Mixed 125
101% 127 Pts
QC Int 498
QC Float 475
QC Mixed 479
110% 484 Pts
MC Int 641
MC Float 681
MC Mixed 674
100% 665 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 94.5%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290X-$549
MSI(1462 3070) ≥ 4GB
MaxC: 1125 MHz, MaxM: 1375 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 16.6.1
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
81.4% Excellent
Lighting 237
Reflection 173
Parallax 306
80% 239 fps
MRender 138
Gravity 196
Splatting 194
77% 176 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 81.4%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 512GB-$200
133GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
94.7% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 479
Mixed 325
98% 440 MB/s
4K Read 30.8
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 19.5
136% 57.4 MB/s
DQ Read 53.8
DQ Write 199
DQ Mixed 21.6
47% 91.5 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 105%
Intel 530 Series 240GB-$149
79GB free
Firmware: DC12 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
79% Very good
Read 498
Write 272
Mixed 285
77% 352 MB/s
4K Read 34.9
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 12.9
128% 52.8 MB/s
DQ Read 128
DQ Write 159
DQ Mixed 32.7
55% 106 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 79%
Great: 86%
Intel 530 Series 240GB-$149
78GB free
Firmware: DC12 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
71.2% Very good
Read 500
Write 224
Mixed 267
72% 331 MB/s
4K Read 26.6
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 13.1
112% 47.6 MB/s
DQ Read 95
DQ Write 161
DQ Mixed 18.2
45% 91.4 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 71.2%
Great: 86%
WDC WD30 EFRX-68AX9N0 3TB
870GB free, PID 2773
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
48.7% Average
Read 117
Write 112
Mixed 67.9
122% 98.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 2.38
4K Mixed 0.19
90% 1.06 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 48.7%
Great: 49%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G3D1609DS1S00. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
34.2% Below average
MC Read 11
MC Write 11
MC Mixed 9.5
30% 10.5 GB/s
SC Read 10.9
SC Write 12
SC Mixed 10.9
32% 11.3 GB/s
Latency 57.9
69% 57.9 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 34.2%
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 Z87-PRO Builds (Compare 2,346 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus Z87-PRO - $158

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $1,032
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