Asus Z97-PRO GAMER

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 119%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 89.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics149% 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 Drive97.9% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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 (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z97-PRO GAMER  (all builds)
Memory27.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20160226
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 13:43
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User ISR-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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-$348
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
89.3% Excellent
SC Int 127
SC Float 125
SC Mixed 132
102% 128 Pts
QC Int 427
QC Float 436
QC Mixed 425
97% 430 Pts
MC Int 643
MC Float 704
MC Mixed 681
101% 676 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$490
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 387.92
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
149% Outstanding
Lighting 622
Reflection 395
Parallax 425
170% 481 fps
MRender 238
Gravity 421
Splatting 258
134% 305 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 149%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$121
400GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
97.9% Outstanding
Read 497
Write 405
Mixed 418
98% 440 MB/s
4K Read 39.1
4K Write 84.8
4K Mixed 45.3
162% 56.4 MB/s
DQ Read 41.3
DQ Write 97.5
DQ Mixed 116
75% 84.8 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 97.9%
Great: 135%
Samsung 840 Evo 500GB-$310
187GB free
Firmware: EXT0CB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
90.1% Outstanding
Read 493
Write 345
Mixed 353
88% 397 MB/s
4K Read 37
4K Write 68.5
4K Mixed 23.2
122% 42.9 MB/s
DQ Read 366
DQ Write 240
DQ Mixed 95.2
127% 234 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 90.1%
Great: 127%
WD Red Pro 6TB (2015)-$225
5.5TB free
Firmware: 83.H0A83 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 200
Write 197
Mixed 178
144% 192 MB/s
4K Read 0.94
4K Write 3.7
4K Mixed 0.54
167% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 114%
Great: 120%
WD Red Pro 6TB (2015)-$225
4TB free
Firmware: 83.H0A83 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 207
Write 204
Mixed 190
151% 201 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 3.31
4K Mixed 0.81
188% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 118%
Great: 120%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2400 C11 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
82.8% Excellent
MC Read 30.5
MC Write 30.8
MC Mixed 25.8
83% 29 GB/s
SC Read 20.3
SC Write 24.6
SC Mixed 27.1
69% 24 GB/s
Latency 50.2
80% 50.2 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 82.8%
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-PRO GAMER Builds (Compare 5,187 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z97-PRO GAMER - $258

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $1,061
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