Asus Z97-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 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 79.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics36.2% 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 Drive95.5% 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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
18 days ago, 10 days ago.
MotherboardAsus Z97-A  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colori
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140620
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 13:05
Run Duration117 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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 (10th percentile)
79.1% Very good
SC Int 116
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 117
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 380
QC Float 378
QC Mixed 380
86% 379 Pts
MC Int 561
MC Float 582
MC Mixed 570
86% 571 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 79.1%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 760-$209
Asus(1043 847A) 2GB
CLim: 1228 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 385.69
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
36.2% Below average
Lighting 95.9
Reflection 76.3
Parallax 117
32% 96.4 fps
MRender 82
Gravity 115
Splatting 74.3
39% 90.4 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 36.2%
Great: 40%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 256GB-$116
110GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
95.5% Outstanding
Read 520
Write 331
Mixed 393
92% 414 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 29.3
136% 54.5 MB/s
DQ Read 321
DQ Write 295
DQ Mixed 46.1
106% 221 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 95.5%
Great: 96%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$64
183GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
65.9% Good
Read 116
Write 114
Mixed 99.6
82% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.29
4K Write 1.17
4K Mixed 0.12
46% 0.52 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 65.9%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G3D1609DS1S00. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
56.7% Above average
MC Read 19.8
MC Write 20.2
MC Mixed 18.1
55% 19.4 GB/s
SC Read 15.1
SC Write 20.3
SC Mixed 16.9
50% 17.4 GB/s
Latency 63.7
63% 63.7 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 56.7%
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 Z97-A Builds (Compare 4,255 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asus Z97-A - $143

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