Asrock Z97 Extreme4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 106%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics76.5% 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 Drive65.9% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Extreme4  (all builds)
Memory14 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors, 3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160727
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 08:27
Run Duration185 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
106% Outstanding
SC Int 142
SC Float 140
SC Mixed 140
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 569
QC Float 566
QC Mixed 563
128% 566 Pts
MC Int 562
MC Float 575
MC Mixed 551
84% 562 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 106%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$390
CLim: 1475 MHz, MLim: 2250 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
76.5% Very good
Lighting 226
Reflection 198
Parallax 298
78% 240 fps
MRender 162
Gravity 215
Splatting 146
76% 174 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 76.5%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Vector 150 240GB-$246
153GB free
Firmware: 1.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
98.7% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 485
Mixed 499
112% 500 MB/s
4K Read 24.4
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 33.7
148% 62 MB/s
DQ Read 23.5
DQ Write 143
DQ Mixed 21.6
35% 62.6 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 98.7%
Great: 114%
PNY SSD2SC120G1SA754D117-820 120GB
67GB free
Firmware: N0530A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
65.9% Good
Read 377
Write 162
Mixed 226
56% 255 MB/s
4K Read 25.2
4K Write 89
4K Mixed 19.4
110% 44.6 MB/s
DQ Read 227
DQ Write 161
DQ Mixed 19.4
62% 136 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 65.9%
Great: 79%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$50
816GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
95.9% Outstanding
Read 172
Write 162
Mixed 156
123% 163 MB/s
4K Read 1.27
4K Write 2.71
4K Mixed 0.36
143% 1.45 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 95.9%
Great: 106%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$67
592GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
83.2% Excellent
Read 157
Write 133
Mixed 152
111% 147 MB/s
4K Read 1.23
4K Write 2.61
4K Mixed 0.2
122% 1.35 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 83.2%
Great: 105%
WD WD3000GLFS-01F8U0 300GB
279GB free
Firmware: 03.03V01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 10000 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
65.7% Good
Read 108
Write 121
Mixed 112
86% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.96
4K Write 2.77
4K Mixed 0.64
163% 1.46 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 65.7%
Great: 67%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 2400 C11 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
93.5% Outstanding
MC Read 30.3
MC Write 37.3
MC Mixed 29.5
92% 32.4 GB/s
SC Read 24.3
SC Write 26.5
SC Mixed 29.8
77% 26.9 GB/s
Latency 38.3
104% 38.3 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 93.5%
Great: 93%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 79%
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Workstation
Workstation 58%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Extreme4 - $114

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $913
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