Asus Z97-C

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 94.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics27% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive37.8% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
MotherboardAsus Z97-C  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140627
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 08:32
Run Duration154 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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-$339
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
94.1% Outstanding
SC Int 127
SC Float 128
SC Mixed 123
101% 126 Pts
QC Int 431
QC Float 473
QC Mixed 482
105% 462 Pts
MC Int 618
MC Float 659
MC Mixed 653
96% 643 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 94.1%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7850-$174
MSI(1462 2733) 1GB
CLim: 900 MHz, MLim: 1200 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
27% Poor
Lighting 80.4
Reflection 75.1
Parallax 101
27% 85.5 fps
MRender 52.9
Gravity 64.5
Splatting 78.2
27% 65.2 fps
Poor: 25%
This bench: 27%
Great: 30%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$60
48GB free
Firmware: 521ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
37.8% Below average
Read 152
Write 82.9
Mixed 102
25% 112 MB/s
4K Read 17.9
4K Write 80.1
4K Mixed 8.59
80% 35.5 MB/s
DQ Read 74.7
DQ Write 95.6
DQ Mixed 20.7
34% 63.7 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 37.8%
Great: 65%
Samsung Spinpoint T166 500GB-$60
132GB free
Firmware: CR100-12 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
37.5% Below average
Read 63.9
Write 66.6
Mixed 66.4
50% 65.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.39
4K Write 1.26
4K Mixed 0.29
72% 0.65 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 37.5%
Great: 46%
Samsung Spinpoint F1 1TB-$71
74GB free
Firmware: 1AA01113 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
50.5% Above average
Read 87.9
Write 87.8
Mixed 92
67% 89.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 2.12
4K Mixed 0.44
113% 1.05 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 50.5%
Great: 64%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G3D1609DS1S00. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
62.1% Good
MC Read 21.6
MC Write 22.4
MC Mixed 19.3
60% 21.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.2
SC Write 21.8
SC Mixed 19.7
56% 19.6 GB/s
Latency 57.4
70% 57.4 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 64%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-C Builds (Compare 576 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z97-C - $256

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,173
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