Asus CROSSHAIR V FORMULA-Z

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an extremely low single core score, this CPU can barely handle email and light web browsing. Finally, with a gaming score of 19.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very poor.
Boot Drive56% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (48%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus CROSSHAIR V FORMULA-Z  (all builds)
Memory5.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150323
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 18 '17 at 00:01
Run Duration296 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 48%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD FX-9590-$130
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.7 GHz, turbo 1.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
19.3% Very poor
SC Int 22.1
SC Float 19.1
SC Mixed 24.3
18% 21.8 Pts
QC Int 104
QC Float 79.2
QC Mixed 97
21% 93.5 Pts
MC Int 177
MC Float 135
MC Mixed 166
24% 159 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 19.3%
Great: 69%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
CLim: 1631 MHz, MLim: 1867 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 384.76
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Poor: 50% Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung SM841N 2.5 7mm 256GB
129GB free
Firmware: DXM03D0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
56% Above average
Read 456
Write 256
Mixed 296
74% 336 MB/s
4K Read 19.2
4K Write 33.6
4K Mixed 15.5
67% 22.8 MB/s
DQ Read 55.6
DQ Write 35.3
DQ Mixed 12.2
18% 34.4 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 56%
Great: 91%
WD WD10EACS-00ZJB0 1TB
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01B01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
41.3% Average
Read 74.3
Write 69.2
Mixed 70.3
54% 71.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.98
4K Mixed 0.46
112% 1.01 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 41.3%
Great: 50%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB
173GB free
Firmware: 2BA30003 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
38.5% Below average
Read 64.6
Write 69.4
Mixed 62.4
49% 65.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.37
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.21
67% 0.69 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 38.5%
Great: 59%
ACER Hard Drive 1TB
748GB free, PID 2156
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
35.3% Below average
Read 91.7
Write 91.4
Mixed 83.2
114% 88.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 0.62
4K Mixed 0.32
34% 0.48 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 35.3%
Great: 39%
Seagate Portable 320GB
297GB free, PID 2300
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
14.4% Very poor
Read 27.7
Write 28.4
Mixed 28.7
37% 28.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 1.31
4K Mixed 0.34
58% 0.71 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 14.4%
Great: 18%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL TridentX DDR3 2400 C10 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 2400 MHz clocked @ 1200 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
32.2% Below average
MC Read 11.9
MC Write 10
MC Mixed 12.8
33% 11.6 GB/s
SC Read 6.1
SC Write 4.6
SC Mixed 7.8
18% 6.17 GB/s
Latency 94.2
42% 94.2 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 32.2%
Great: 90%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical CROSSHAIR V FORMULA-Z Builds (Compare 3,960 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR V FORMULA-Z - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $928
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