Asrock Z97 Killer

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 135%
Desktop 107%
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (88th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 12 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 97.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics184% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive144% 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.
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
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Killer  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160513
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 09:20
Run Duration81 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing way above expectations (88th 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-$384
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
97.1% Outstanding
SC Int 139
SC Float 135
SC Mixed 137
110% 137 Pts
QC Int 513
QC Float 522
QC Mixed 473
114% 503 Pts
MC Int 700
MC Float 744
MC Mixed 736
109% 726 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 97.1%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti-$99
CLim: 2088 MHz, MLim: 2846 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
184% Outstanding
Lighting 594
Reflection 583
Parallax 674
193% 617 fps
MRender 300
Gravity 579
Splatting 322
177% 400 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 184%
Great: 178%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 256GB
165GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
144% Outstanding
Read 946
Write 717
Mixed 749
179% 804 MB/s
4K Read 36.5
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 24.6
143% 55.9 MB/s
DQ Read 431
DQ Write 498
DQ Mixed 21.1
139% 317 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 144%
Great: 237%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 0215 CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 0215 CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 0215 CMZ4GX3M1A1600C9 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
63% Good
MC Read 22.1
MC Write 21.9
MC Mixed 19.2
60% 21.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 23.7
SC Mixed 21.3
60% 20.9 GB/s
Latency 54.1
74% 54.1 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 63%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 Killer Builds (Compare 1,848 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 63%
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 59%

Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Killer - $127

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $966
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