Asus Z97M-PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 93.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics105% 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 Drive85% 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 (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus Z97M-PLUS  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160222
Uptime7 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 01:40
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User ARG-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th 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-$374
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
93.3% Outstanding
SC Int 130
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 129
104% 129 Pts
QC Int 394
QC Float 454
QC Mixed 463
99% 437 Pts
MC Int 645
MC Float 690
MC Mixed 679
100% 671 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 93.3%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$430
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Lighting 338
Reflection 302
Parallax 320
103% 320 fps
MRender 208
Gravity 304
Splatting 231
106% 248 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 105%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$170
63GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
85% Excellent
Read 481
Write 337
Mixed 338
85% 385 MB/s
4K Read 32.7
4K Write 66.6
4K Mixed 20.1
110% 39.8 MB/s
DQ Read 365
DQ Write 212
DQ Mixed 67.6
110% 215 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 85%
Great: 93%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$49
767GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 198
Write 160
Mixed 157
129% 172 MB/s
4K Read 1.29
4K Write 2.54
4K Mixed 0.33
138% 1.39 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 103%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Sniper DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
58.5% Above average
MC Read 21.3
MC Write 21.1
MC Mixed 16.5
56% 19.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.6
SC Write 23.7
SC Mixed 20.4
57% 19.9 GB/s
Latency 62.5
64% 62.5 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 58.5%
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 Z97M-PLUS Builds (Compare 1,144 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z97M-PLUS - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $982
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