Asus Z97-K

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 85.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics73.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
MotherboardAsus Z97-K  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit, Цвета: 1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160331
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 19:28
Run Duration261 Seconds
Run User UKR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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 i7-4770-$253
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
85.5% Excellent
SC Int 119
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 120
96% 120 Pts
QC Int 405
QC Float 417
QC Mixed 421
94% 414 Pts
MC Int 592
MC Float 633
MC Mixed 622
92% 616 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 85%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
Asus(1043 8534) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.15.4248
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
6.45% Terrible
Lighting 13.8
Reflection 20.7
Parallax 25.7
6% 20.1 fps
MRender 24.7
Gravity 8.2
Splatting 21
7% 18 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.45%
Great: 6%
Nvidia GTX 780 Ti-$410
MSI(1462 2983) 3GB
CLim: 1306 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 385.54
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
73.9% Very good
Lighting 209
Reflection 177
Parallax 275
72% 220 fps
MRender 169
Gravity 227
Splatting 116
75% 171 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 73.9%
Great: 81%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD My Passport 25E2 4TB
2TB free
Firmware: 4004 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
50.9% Above average
Read 91.7
Write 85.8
Mixed 82.4
65% 86.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.96
4K Write 0.99
4K Mixed 0.09
68% 0.68 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 50.9%
Great: 68%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 2TB
410GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
177% Outstanding
Read 359
Write 258
Mixed 146
188% 255 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 1.03
4K Mixed 0.46
141% 1.06 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 177%
Great: 234%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
102GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
57.4% Above average
Read 94.4
Write 105
Mixed 78.1
69% 92.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 2.23
4K Mixed 0.2
80% 0.94 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 57.4%
Great: 84%
WD Elements 10B8 1.5TB
10GB free, PID 10b8
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
28.5% Poor
Read 60.7
Write 63.2
Mixed 56.8
78% 60.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 1.87
4K Mixed 0.23
74% 0.88 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 28.5%
Great: 41%
WD My Passport 0820 2TB
5GB free, PID 0820
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
33.5% Below average
Read 77.6
Write 74.7
Mixed 72.8
96% 75.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 1.89
4K Mixed 0.2
73% 0.88 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 33.5%
Great: 42%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB-$128
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1923 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
70.2% Very good
MC Read 25.1
MC Write 26.1
MC Mixed 21.8
70% 24.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 21.7
SC Mixed 21.8
59% 20.5 GB/s
Latency 53.3
75% 53.3 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 70.2%
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 Z97-K Builds (Compare 2,422 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z97-K - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $932
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