Asrock Z97 Pro4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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.
Graphics79.4% 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 Drive80.3% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Pro4  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20150512
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 29 '17 at 05:43
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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 (71st percentile)
87.2% Excellent
SC Int 119
SC Float 117
SC Mixed 116
94% 117 Pts
QC Int 469
QC Float 474
QC Mixed 459
106% 467 Pts
MC Int 468
MC Float 476
MC Mixed 463
70% 469 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$275
CLim: 2126 MHz, MLim: 2044 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
79.4% Very good
Lighting 262
Reflection 216
Parallax 231
78% 237 fps
MRender 154
Gravity 227
Splatting 186
81% 189 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Liteonit LCS-256M6S 2.5 7mm 256GB
179GB free
Firmware: DC8110D Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
80.3% Excellent
Read 472
Write 409
Mixed 435
98% 439 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 87.4
4K Mixed 14.3
104% 42.6 MB/s
DQ Read 25.3
DQ Write 266
DQ Mixed 84.4
84% 125 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 80.3%
Great: 99%
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$200
173GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 483
Mixed 508
111% 498 MB/s
4K Read 29.3
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 47.4
164% 62.8 MB/s
DQ Read 223
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 162
155% 239 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 113%
Great: 122%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$49
631GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
92.8% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 142
Mixed 146
118% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.98
4K Write 2.19
4K Mixed 0.26
110% 1.14 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 92.8%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2400 C11 2x8GB-$152
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
85.2% Excellent
MC Read 32.3
MC Write 33.9
MC Mixed 24.2
86% 30.1 GB/s
SC Read 20.8
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 26.5
66% 23.1 GB/s
Latency 48
83% 48 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 85.2%
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 1,323 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: $820
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