Asus Z97-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 79.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics129% 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 Drive78.6% 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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z97-A  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151111
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 04:03
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User ARG-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th 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
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
79.5% Very good
SC Int 115
SC Float 119
SC Mixed 115
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 367
QC Float 387
QC Mixed 382
86% 379 Pts
MC Int 572
MC Float 606
MC Mixed 613
89% 597 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 79.5%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$535
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2551 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
129% Outstanding
Lighting 421
Reflection 365
Parallax 427
131% 404 fps
MRender 231
Gravity 401
Splatting 248
128% 293 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 129%
Great: 143%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$299
284GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
92.3% Outstanding
Read 481
Write 399
Mixed 409
96% 430 MB/s
4K Read 42
4K Write 87.6
4K Mixed 26.5
144% 52.1 MB/s
DQ Read 43.7
DQ Write 240
DQ Mixed 117
97% 133 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 92.3%
Great: 118%
Crucial MX100 256GB-$116
139GB free
Firmware: MU02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
78.6% Very good
Read 507
Write 331
Mixed 392
91% 410 MB/s
4K Read 28
4K Write 99.6
4K Mixed 19.3
120% 49 MB/s
DQ Read 28.8
DQ Write 112
DQ Mixed 19
30% 53.3 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 96%
Samsung Spinpoint F1 750GB-$64
101GB free
Firmware: 1AA01113 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
56.6% Above average
Read 99.3
Write 97.9
Mixed 102
75% 99.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 1.91
4K Mixed 0.37
105% 0.99 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 56.6%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F3-2400C10-4GTX 0420 F3-2400C10-4GTX 0215 CMY8GX3M2A2400C11 0215 CMY8GX3M2A2400C11 16GB
2400, 2400, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance (0th percentile)
40.7% Average
MC Read 14.8
MC Write 16.3
MC Mixed 13.6
43% 14.9 GB/s
SC Read 8
SC Write 12.5
SC Mixed 8.8
28% 9.77 GB/s
Latency 120
34% 120 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 40.7%
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-A Builds (Compare 4,257 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z97-A - $143

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,073
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