Asus Z97-PRO GAMER

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship
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 87.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics164% 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 Drive115% 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.
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
MotherboardAsus Z97-PRO GAMER  (all builds)
Memory14.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit barev
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160226
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 09:04
Run Duration194 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU4%

 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 Xeon E3-1241 v3-$282
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
87.3% Excellent
SC Int 120
SC Float 122
SC Mixed 117
96% 120 Pts
QC Int 446
QC Float 435
QC Mixed 439
100% 440 Pts
MC Int 603
MC Float 638
MC Mixed 629
93% 623 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$750
Zotac(19DA 2471) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
164% Outstanding
Lighting 544
Reflection 528
Parallax 567
171% 546 fps
MRender 271
Gravity 520
Splatting 283
158% 358 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 164%
Great: 180%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX200 250GB-$134
198GB free
Firmware: MU04 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
75.3% Very good
Read 488
Write 320
Mixed 354
86% 387 MB/s
4K Read 28.9
4K Write 51.5
4K Mixed 26.6
105% 35.7 MB/s
DQ Read 136
DQ Write 53.3
DQ Mixed 31.5
40% 73.5 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 101%
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$84
77GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 519
Write 413
Mixed 418
100% 450 MB/s
4K Read 48.2
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 42.1
182% 65.1 MB/s
DQ Read 341
DQ Write 271
DQ Mixed 103
133% 239 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 115%
Great: 114%
WD WD3000HLHX-01JJPV0 300GB
119GB free
Firmware: 04.05G04 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 10000 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
76.6% Very good
Read 142
Write 124
Mixed 120
97% 129 MB/s
4K Read 1.07
4K Write 3.31
4K Mixed 0.5
162% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 76.6%
Great: 81%
WD VelociRaptor 500GB-$96
90GB free
Firmware: 04.06A00 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 10000 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
79.3% Very good
Read 140
Write 137
Mixed 129
102% 135 MB/s
4K Read 1.24
4K Write 0.71
4K Mixed 0.31
99% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 79.3%
Great: 111%
WD WD10EAVS-00D7B1 1TB
38GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
34.5% Below average
Read 53.4
Write 66.5
Mixed 68.4
48% 62.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1.77
4K Mixed 0.19
67% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 34.5%
Great: 51%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsZ DDR3 2133 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2202 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
80.9% Excellent
MC Read 29.6
MC Write 29.9
MC Mixed 25.2
81% 28.2 GB/s
SC Read 20.4
SC Write 21.8
SC Mixed 26.4
65% 22.9 GB/s
Latency 47.1
85% 47.1 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 80.9%
Great: 123%
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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 64%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asus Z97-PRO GAMER - $258

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $1,063
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