Asrock Z97X Killer

Performance Results

Gaming 80%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop 111%
Workstation 79%
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 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 85.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics76.3% 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 Drive222% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 8 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
MotherboardAsrock Z97X Killer  (all builds)
Memory27.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20151012
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 08:09
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU0%

 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 i7-4790K-$384
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
85.8% Excellent
SC Int 120
SC Float 121
SC Mixed 116
95% 119 Pts
QC Int 426
QC Float 456
QC Mixed 427
99% 437 Pts
MC Int 613
MC Float 648
MC Mixed 644
95% 635 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 85.8%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$550
CLim: 1735 MHz, MLim: 1989 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
76.3% Very good
Lighting 45.3
Reflection 265
Parallax 283
41% 198 fps
MRender 199
Gravity 300
Splatting 215
103% 238 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 76.3%
Great: 113%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 256GB-$116
237GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
90.7% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 328
Mixed 229
78% 354 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 33.3
140% 55.7 MB/s
DQ Read 172
DQ Write 189
DQ Mixed 52.6
75% 138 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 90.7%
Great: 95%
Samsung SM951 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$140
98GB free
Firmware: BXW7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
222% Outstanding
Read 1,843
Write 949
Mixed 1,354
305% 1,382 MB/s
4K Read 47.5
4K Write 157
4K Mixed 49.6
219% 84.8 MB/s
DQ Read 903
DQ Write 210
DQ Mixed 245
261% 453 MB/s
Poor: 129%
This bench: 222%
Great: 234%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$46
930GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 178
Mixed 149
127% 170 MB/s
4K Read 1.32
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 0.27
138% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 104%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsZ DDR3 2133 C11 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
50.4% Above average
MC Read 17.7
MC Write 18.1
MC Mixed 15.3
49% 17 GB/s
SC Read 13.7
SC Write 18.7
SC Mixed 16
46% 16.1 GB/s
Latency 69.5
58% 69.5 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 50.4%
Great: 123%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97X Killer Builds (Compare 1,066 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 63%
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 59%

Motherboard: Asrock Z97X Killer - $142

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $981
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