Asus Z97-PRO (Wi-Fi ac)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 73.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics4.64% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive277% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 2 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z97-PRO (Wi-Fi ac)  (all builds)
Memory8.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20151027
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 19 '17 at 15:22
Run Duration558 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
73.9% Very good
SC Int 102
SC Float 106
SC Mixed 104
83% 104 Pts
QC Int 352
QC Float 397
QC Mixed 376
85% 375 Pts
MC Int 434
MC Float 423
MC Mixed 426
64% 428 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 73.9%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
Asus(1043 8534) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.14.4251
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
4.64% Terrible
Lighting 10.5
Reflection 15.4
Parallax 18.6
4% 14.8 fps
MRender 15.5
Gravity 6.7
Splatting 15.9
5% 12.7 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4.64%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$117
106GB free
Firmware: 2B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
277% Outstanding
Read 2,384
Write 1,244
Mixed 1,327
363% 1,652 MB/s
4K Read 65.4
4K Write 211
4K Mixed 49.7
274% 109 MB/s
DQ Read 636
DQ Write 477
DQ Mixed 237
264% 450 MB/s
Poor: 170%
This bench: 277%
Great: 267%
Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB-$115
250GB free
Firmware: CC32 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
63% Good
Read 112
Write 108
Mixed 91.1
78% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.28
4K Write 0.95
4K Mixed 0.36
70% 0.53 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 63%
Great: 74%
Samsung Spinpoint F4 2TB-$108
210GB free
Firmware: 1AQ1 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
63.6% Good
Read 111
Write 110
Mixed 91.9
78% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.38
4K Write 2.56
4K Mixed 0.32
98% 1.08 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 63.6%
Great: 78%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$50
189GB free
Firmware: CC9F Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
75.5% Very good
Read 136
Write 127
Mixed 101
91% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 0.97
4K Mixed 0.15
61% 0.59 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 75.5%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$50
184GB free
Firmware: CC43
4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
64.2% Good
Read 109
Write 115
Mixed 103
82% 109 MB/s
4K Read 0.61
4K Write 1.45
4K Mixed 0.21
76% 0.76 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 64.2%
Great: 108%
USB Flash DISK 16GB
15GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
6.55% Terrible
Read 18.7
Write 7.56
Mixed 11.2
14% 12.5 MB/s
4K Read 9.13
4K Write 0.01
4K Mixed 0.01
35% 3.05 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 6.55%
Great: 9%
SanDisk Cruzer Blade 4GB
1GB free, PID 5567
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
8.48% Terrible
Read 18.9
Write 3.99
Mixed 7.22
10% 10 MB/s
4K Read 5.58
4K Write 1.16
4K Mixed 0.55
79% 2.43 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 8.48%
Great: 11%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F3-1600C11-4GNT 1302 PSD34G160081 Kingston 99U5584-005.A00LF 1302 PSD34G160081 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
55.9% Above average
MC Read 20.3
MC Write 21
MC Mixed 16.4
55% 19.2 GB/s
SC Read 15
SC Write 19.8
SC Mixed 17.4
50% 17.4 GB/s
Latency 70.7
57% 70.7 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 55.9%
Great: 61%
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L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical Z97-PRO(Wi-Fi ac) Builds (Compare 802 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z97-PRO (Wi-Fi ac)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $955
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