Asrock Z97 Pro4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 98.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics57.2% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive104% 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 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Pro4  (all builds)
Memory14.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20150512
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 03 '17 at 15:04
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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 i5-4690K-$255
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
98.6% Outstanding
SC Int 131
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 128
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 497
QC Float 523
QC Mixed 524
117% 515 Pts
MC Int 519
MC Float 523
MC Mixed 525
78% 522 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 98.6%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$290
CLim: 2164 MHz, MLim: 2052 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.0
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
57.2% Above average
Lighting 14.3
Reflection 206
Parallax 246
30% 155 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 218
Splatting 172
77% 180 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 57.2%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$238
304GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 527
Write 502
Mixed 517
115% 516 MB/s
4K Read 38.8
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 49.9
185% 68.8 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 352
DQ Mixed 176
184% 303 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 125%
Great: 127%
Liteonit LCS-256M6S 2.5 7mm 256GB
51GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DC8110D Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 492
Write 414
Mixed 441
100% 449 MB/s
4K Read 33.7
4K Write 91
4K Mixed 39.7
150% 54.8 MB/s
DQ Read 330
DQ Write 272
DQ Mixed 107
133% 236 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 104%
Great: 97%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$41
629GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
93.3% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 144
Mixed 145
118% 157 MB/s
4K Read 1.06
4K Write 2.15
4K Mixed 0.31
118% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 93.3%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2400 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
86.3% Excellent
MC Read 32.8
MC Write 34.4
MC Mixed 24.3
87% 30.5 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 24.3
SC Mixed 26.4
67% 23.5 GB/s
Latency 46.7
86% 46.7 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 86%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 Pro4 Builds (Compare 1,822 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 74%
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Workstation
Workstation 48%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Pro4 - $105

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $815
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