Asrock Z97 Extreme6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 84.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics62.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive202% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Extreme6  (all builds)
Memory25 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151006
Uptime9.1 Days
Run DateSep 13 '17 at 23:30
Run Duration230 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
84.6% Excellent
SC Int 119
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 117
95% 119 Pts
QC Int 373
QC Float 406
QC Mixed 416
90% 398 Pts
MC Int 612
MC Float 652
MC Mixed 640
95% 634 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 84.6%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$350
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 385.28
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
62.6% Good
Lighting 183
Reflection 176
Parallax 208
59% 189 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 176
Splatting 125
65% 151 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 62.6%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 240GB-$90
55GB free
Firmware: X31200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
81.4% Excellent
Read 466
Write 271
Mixed 254
73% 330 MB/s
4K Read 33.7
4K Write 74.5
4K Mixed 21.5
118% 43.2 MB/s
DQ Read 318
DQ Write 202
DQ Mixed 50.7
94% 190 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 81.4%
Great: 84%
Samsung SM951 AHCI PCIe M.2 256GB-$135
11GB free
Firmware: BXW2500Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
202% Outstanding
Read 1,908
Write 831
Mixed 994
273% 1,244 MB/s
4K Read 43.7
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 45.3
196% 74.7 MB/s
DQ Read 454
DQ Write 267
DQ Mixed 159
172% 293 MB/s
Poor: 122%
This bench: 202%
Great: 229%
Crucial C300-CTFDDAC064MAG 64GB
3GB free
Firmware: 0007 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
43.8% Average
Read 345
Write 71.8
Mixed 91
36% 169 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 48.7
4K Mixed 4.67
73% 26.8 MB/s
DQ Read 195
DQ Write 56.7
DQ Mixed 18.9
42% 90.3 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 43.8%
Great: 49%
Seagate Desktop HDD 4TB (2013)-$94
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC54 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
61% Good
Read 137
Write 75.9
Mixed 82.6
74% 98.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.39
4K Write 1.43
4K Mixed 0.19
63% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 61%
Great: 94%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$50
138GB free
Firmware: CC25 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
51.1% Above average
Read 98.4
Write 79.7
Mixed 78.7
64% 85.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 0.52
4K Mixed 0.25
60% 0.44 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 51.1%
Great: 108%
Toshiba DT01ACA300 3TB-$70
86GB free
Firmware: MX6O Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
58% Above average
Read 103
Write 99
Mixed 116
80% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 0.57
4K Mixed 0.21
62% 0.48 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 58%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 1866 C9 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
66.1% Good
MC Read 23.7
MC Write 24.2
MC Mixed 20.8
65% 22.9 GB/s
SC Read 16.3
SC Write 21.8
SC Mixed 19.6
55% 19.2 GB/s
Latency 56.6
71% 56.6 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 66.1%
Great: 78%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 Extreme6 Builds (Compare 1,627 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
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Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Extreme6 - $158

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,054
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HDDRAMUSB
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