Asrock Z97 Pro4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 26%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 17%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 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 9.33%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is terrible.
Graphics63.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive77.6% 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 VersionWindows 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Pro4  (all builds)
Memory14.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20150512
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 11 '17 at 01:55
Run Duration165 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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-$255
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 0.7 GHz (avg)
Relative performance (0th percentile)
9.33% Terrible
SC Int 11.3
SC Float 15.2
SC Mixed 9.8
10% 12.1 Pts
QC Int 33.5
QC Float 52.5
QC Mixed 54.1
10% 46.7 Pts
MC Int 57.3
MC Float 47.9
MC Mixed 46.4
8% 50.5 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 9.33%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$290
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
63.6% Good
Lighting 103
Reflection 89.8
Parallax 220
45% 138 fps
MRender 153
Gravity 218
Splatting 170
77% 180 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 63.6%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$238
252GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
90.1% Outstanding
Read 463
Write 476
Mixed 505
108% 481 MB/s
4K Read 29.2
4K Write 60.5
4K Mixed 31.6
117% 40.4 MB/s
DQ Read 144
DQ Write 153
DQ Mixed 78.9
78% 125 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 90.1%
Great: 127%
Liteonit LCS-256M6S 2.5 7mm 256GB
177GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DC8110D Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
77.6% Very good
Read 453
Write 407
Mixed 436
96% 432 MB/s
4K Read 25.6
4K Write 60.3
4K Mixed 15.8
91% 33.9 MB/s
DQ Read 177
DQ Write 186
DQ Mixed 62
80% 142 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 77.6%
Great: 97%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$41
631GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
97.8% Outstanding
Read 193
Write 147
Mixed 142
121% 161 MB/s
4K Read 0.96
4K Write 2.29
4K Mixed 0.29
115% 1.18 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 97.8%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2400 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1800 MHz
Relative performance (0th percentile)
12.2% Very poor
MC Read 4.4
MC Write 6.4
MC Mixed 3.5
14% 4.77 GB/s
SC Read 1.6
SC Write 1.4
SC Mixed 1.1
4% 1.37 GB/s
Latency 386
10% 386 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 12.2%
Great: 86%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 Pro4 Builds (Compare 1,822 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 62%
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Desktop
Desktop 74%
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Pro4 - $105

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $815
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HDDRAMUSB
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