Asus Z97-E/USB 3.1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 80.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics67.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive97% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Very high background CPU (55%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z97-E/USB 3.1  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160316
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 16 '17 at 17:23
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 55%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
80.3% Excellent
SC Int 102
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 110
86% 108 Pts
QC Int 438
QC Float 439
QC Mixed 418
98% 432 Pts
MC Int 425
MC Float 432
MC Mixed 418
64% 425 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 80.3%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 390-$304
CLim: 1040 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.6.2
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
67.4% Good
Lighting 207
Reflection 161
Parallax 256
69% 208 fps
MRender 129
Gravity 166
Splatting 180
66% 158 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 67.4%
Great: 70%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$154
412GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
97% Outstanding
Read 499
Write 402
Mixed 413
98% 438 MB/s
4K Read 41.1
4K Write 90.4
4K Mixed 23.4
140% 51.6 MB/s
DQ Read 254
DQ Write 268
DQ Mixed 23.1
83% 182 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 97%
Great: 118%
WD Blue 3TB (2015)-$75
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
90.5% Outstanding
Read 156
Write 159
Mixed 153
117% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.97
4K Write 2.78
4K Mixed 0.2
114% 1.32 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 90.5%
Great: 96%
SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 64GB-$33
29GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 245
Write 151
Mixed 142
211% 179 MB/s
4K Read 10.8
4K Write 10.6
4K Mixed 4.66
558% 8.67 MB/s
DQ Read 11.5
DQ Write 11.6
DQ Mixed 4.83
602% 9.31 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 104%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB-$70
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
28.2% Poor
MC Read 8.8
MC Write 9.6
MC Mixed 8.1
25% 8.83 GB/s
SC Read 8.8
SC Write 8
SC Mixed 8.5
24% 8.43 GB/s
Latency 70.5
57% 70.5 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 28.2%
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-E/USB 3.1 Builds (Compare 621 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z97-E/USB 3.1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $829
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