Asrock H97 Anniversary

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics39.1% 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 Drive56.2% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
10 days ago, 10 days ago.
MotherboardAsrock H97 Anniversary  (all builds)
Memory3.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141215
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 03:31
Run Duration118 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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 i5-4590-$205
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
75.7% Very good
SC Int 98.2
SC Float 100
SC Mixed 100
80% 99.5 Pts
QC Int 387
QC Float 398
QC Mixed 402
90% 396 Pts
MC Int 388
MC Float 392
MC Mixed 373
58% 384 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 75.7%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 280X-$210
XFX(1682 3001) 3GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 22.19.662.4
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
39.1% Below average
Lighting 122
Reflection 69.3
Parallax 165
42% 119 fps
MRender 55.3
Gravity 118
Splatting 76.9
36% 83.6 fps
Poor: 32%
This bench: 39.1%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$65
34GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
56.2% Above average
Read 417
Write 107
Mixed 144
48% 223 MB/s
4K Read 22.8
4K Write 78.7
4K Mixed 16.6
97% 39.4 MB/s
DQ Read 79
DQ Write 118
DQ Mixed 27.5
41% 75 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 56.2%
Great: 65%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$41
293GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
89.1% Excellent
Read 169
Write 142
Mixed 153
116% 154 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 2.23
4K Mixed 0.31
99% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 89.1%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB-$66
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
49.8% Average
MC Read 17.8
MC Write 19
MC Mixed 16.6
51% 17.8 GB/s
SC Read 14
SC Write 14.7
SC Mixed 13.3
40% 14 GB/s
Latency 98.3
41% 98.3 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 49.8%
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 H97 Anniversary Builds (Compare 544 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asrock H97 Anniversary

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $531
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