Asrock Z87 Killer

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 73%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics47.3% 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 Drive99% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsrock Z87 Killer  (all builds)
Memory8.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150514
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateNov 08 '17 at 23:43
Run Duration164 Seconds
Run User AUT-User
Background CPU 20%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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 Xeon E3-1241 v3-$282
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
73% Very good
SC Int 103
SC Float 106
SC Mixed 105
84% 105 Pts
QC Int 351
QC Float 362
QC Mixed 352
80% 355 Pts
MC Int 524
MC Float 559
MC Mixed 551
82% 545 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 73%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 280X-$210
MSI(1462 2775) 3GB
CLim: 1020 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 17.9.3
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
47.3% Average
Lighting 149
Reflection 85.1
Parallax 200
52% 144 fps
MRender 65.9
Gravity 144
Splatting 92.9
44% 101 fps
Poor: 36%
This bench: 47.3%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$94
28GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
99% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 410
Mixed 415
99% 444 MB/s
4K Read 38.8
4K Write 66.7
4K Mixed 33.8
137% 46.4 MB/s
DQ Read 301
DQ Write 239
DQ Mixed 89.7
116% 210 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 99%
Great: 115%
Asrock RAM Disk 1GB
0GB free
Firmware: 1.00
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
740GB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 158
Mixed 160
125% 166 MB/s
4K Read 0.78
4K Write 1.86
4K Mixed 0.19
88% 0.94 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 113%
Corsair Flash Voyager GT USB 3.0 32GB-$28
29GB free, PID 1a09
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
41.4% Average
Read 222
Write 28.8
Mixed 37.1
84% 95.9 MB/s
4K Read 7.74
4K Write 0.38
4K Mixed 0.05
43% 2.72 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 41.4%
Great: 51%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Sniper DDR3 1866 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
66.7% Good
MC Read 23.8
MC Write 25
MC Mixed 21.2
67% 23.3 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 19
SC Mixed 20.7
54% 18.8 GB/s
Latency 57.3
70% 57.3 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 66.7%
Great: 73%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87 Killer Builds (Compare 877 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asrock Z87 Killer - $216

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Very good Total price: $882
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