Asrock Z97 Pro4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 87.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics78.8% 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 Drive78.8% 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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Pro4  (all builds)
Memory14.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20150512
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateAug 16 '17 at 23:23
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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-$255
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
87.2% Excellent
SC Int 118
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 116
95% 118 Pts
QC Int 469
QC Float 457
QC Mixed 459
105% 462 Pts
MC Int 471
MC Float 480
MC Mixed 461
71% 471 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$310
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 2024 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
78.8% Very good
Lighting 259
Reflection 213
Parallax 228
77% 233 fps
MRender 155
Gravity 227
Splatting 180
80% 187 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 78.8%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$238
190GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 483
Mixed 507
111% 498 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 47.7
165% 62.8 MB/s
DQ Read 328
DQ Write 318
DQ Mixed 155
163% 267 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 115%
Great: 122%
Liteonit LCS-256M6S 2.5 7mm 256GB
174GB free
Firmware: DC8110D Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
78.8% Very good
Read 467
Write 408
Mixed 441
98% 439 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 81.7
4K Mixed 13.6
100% 40.5 MB/s
DQ Read 24.5
DQ Write 262
DQ Mixed 12.9
49% 99.9 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 78.8%
Great: 99%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$42
631GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
85.7% Excellent
Read 181
Write 119
Mixed 112
102% 137 MB/s
4K Read 1.03
4K Write 0.89
4K Mixed 0.15
76% 0.69 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 85.7%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2400 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (10th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
34.1% Below average
MC Read 11.4
MC Write 11.6
MC Mixed 9.5
31% 10.8 GB/s
SC Read 10.7
SC Write 11.3
SC Mixed 11.1
32% 11 GB/s
Latency 68.4
58% 68.4 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 34.1%
Great: 87%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 Pro4 Builds (Compare 1,577 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
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Desktop
Desktop 73%
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Workstation
Workstation 48%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Pro4 - $105

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $810
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