Asus CROSSHAIR V FORMULA-Z

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (31st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 69 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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 55.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Boot Drive79.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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).
Run History
10 months ago, 10 months ago.
MotherboardAsus CROSSHAIR V FORMULA-Z  (all builds)
Memory9.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140417
Uptime3.7 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 02:12
Run Duration173 Seconds
Run User MYS-User
Background CPU 20%

 PC Performing below expectations (31st percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD FX-8350-$80
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
55.4% Above average
SC Int 82.2
SC Float 71.4
SC Mixed 77.6
62% 77.1 Pts
QC Int 294
QC Float 243
QC Mixed 266
61% 268 Pts
MC Int 493
MC Float 435
MC Mixed 469
70% 466 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 55.4%
Great: 63%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$115
104GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
88% Excellent
Read 491
Write 381
Mixed 404
95% 425 MB/s
4K Read 35.5
4K Write 50.5
4K Mixed 36.2
127% 40.7 MB/s
DQ Read 154
DQ Write 110
DQ Mixed 53.5
61% 106 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 88%
Great: 134%
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$135
21GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
79.2% Very good
Read 497
Write 441
Mixed 474
105% 471 MB/s
4K Read 29.5
4K Write 57
4K Mixed 20.7
101% 35.7 MB/s
DQ Read 31.5
DQ Write 70.5
DQ Mixed 20.1
24% 40.7 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 79.2%
Great: 126%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$77
2TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 186
Write 167
Mixed 170
132% 175 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 1.58
4K Mixed 0.17
72% 0.78 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 101%
Great: 117%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
198GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
79% Very good
Read 123
Write 151
Mixed 93.6
91% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.85
4K Write 5.4
4K Mixed 0.68
211% 2.31 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 79%
Great: 112%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
45GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
87.6% Excellent
Read 135
Write 169
Mixed 131
109% 145 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 5.47
4K Mixed 0.57
187% 2.19 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 87.6%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
45% Average
MC Read 18.1
MC Write 14.5
MC Mixed 16.5
47% 16.4 GB/s
SC Read 6.6
SC Write 8.2
SC Mixed 12.5
26% 9.1 GB/s
Latency 78.8
51% 78.8 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 45%
Great: 72%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical CROSSHAIR V FORMULA-Z Builds (Compare 6,144 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR V FORMULA-Z - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $730
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