Asrock Z97 Pro4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 96.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics58.9% 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 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20150512
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateNov 17 '17 at 00:56
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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 (89th percentile)
96.2% Outstanding
SC Int 130
SC Float 131
SC Mixed 128
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 518
QC Float 517
QC Mixed 505
116% 513 Pts
MC Int 518
MC Float 522
MC Mixed 521
78% 520 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 96.2%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$310
CLim: 2164 MHz, MLim: 2063 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.31
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
58.9% Above average
Lighting 9.2
Reflection 227
Parallax 218
26% 151 fps
MRender 157
Gravity 234
Splatting 192
83% 194 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 58.9%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$238
242GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 524
Write 498
Mixed 511
114% 511 MB/s
4K Read 38.6
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 49.9
184% 68.5 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 354
DQ Mixed 174
183% 302 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 124%
Great: 122%
Liteonit LCS-256M6S 2.5 7mm 256GB
47GB free
Firmware: DC8110D Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 484
Write 412
Mixed 435
99% 444 MB/s
4K Read 34.2
4K Write 90.6
4K Mixed 39.4
150% 54.7 MB/s
DQ Read 316
DQ Write 269
DQ Mixed 103
129% 229 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 104%
Great: 99%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$42
598GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
84.7% Excellent
Read 145
Write 150
Mixed 142
110% 146 MB/s
4K Read 1.19
4K Write 2.38
4K Mixed 0.34
132% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 84.7%
Great: 106%
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 (96th percentile)
87% Excellent
MC Read 33
MC Write 34.1
MC Mixed 24.8
88% 30.6 GB/s
SC Read 21.4
SC Write 24.3
SC Mixed 27.6
70% 24.4 GB/s
Latency 47.5
84% 47.5 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 87%
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 Pro4 Builds (Compare 1,577 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Pro4 - $105

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $810
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