Asrock Z97 Extreme3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 95.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics107% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive62% 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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Extreme3  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160527
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 08:25
Run Duration94 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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 i7-4770K-$450
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
95.9% Outstanding
SC Int 130
SC Float 131
SC Mixed 128
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 476
QC Float 499
QC Mixed 484
110% 487 Pts
MC Int 656
MC Float 696
MC Mixed 688
102% 680 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 95.9%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980 Ti-$560
Asus(1043 855B) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1506 MHz, MLim: 1800 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Lighting 345
Reflection 312
Parallax 382
111% 346 fps
MRender 204
Gravity 309
Splatting 213
105% 242 fps
Poor: 74%
This bench: 107%
Great: 115%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$85
115GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
62% Good
Read 463
Write 359
Mixed 409
91% 410 MB/s
4K Read 18.7
4K Write 37.7
4K Mixed 3.87
53% 20.1 MB/s
DQ Read 22.1
DQ Write 288
DQ Mixed 3.91
48% 105 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 62%
Great: 83%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5471-012.A00LF 1315 99U5471-012.A00LF 0118 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
59.1% Above average
MC Read 21.7
MC Write 21
MC Mixed 16.6
56% 19.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 23.5
SC Mixed 20.5
58% 20.4 GB/s
Latency 61.6
65% 61.6 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 59.1%
Great: 59%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 Extreme3 Builds (Compare 326 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Extreme3 - $80

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $906
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