Asus Z97-PRO GAMER

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics63.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive68.8% 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 (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z97-PRO GAMER  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit farger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141208
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 19:46
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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 i5-4670K-$270
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
80.2% Excellent
SC Int 109
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 108
87% 109 Pts
QC Int 419
QC Float 404
QC Mixed 420
94% 414 Pts
MC Int 409
MC Float 424
MC Mixed 421
63% 418 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 80.2%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$260
CLim: 1443 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
63.5% Good
Lighting 193
Reflection 172
Parallax 192
60% 185 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 182
Splatting 129
66% 154 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 63.5%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial M500 240GB-$150
21GB free
Firmware: MU05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
68.8% Good
Read 484
Write 272
Mixed 353
82% 369 MB/s
4K Read 21
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 14.5
104% 45.5 MB/s
DQ Read 20.2
DQ Write 108
DQ Mixed 14.4
26% 47.4 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 68.8%
Great: 90%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$50
719GB free
Firmware: CC47 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 174
Mixed 164
130% 173 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 1.85
4K Mixed 0.31
95% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 102%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
53.1% Above average
MC Read 18.4
MC Write 19
MC Mixed 16.7
52% 18 GB/s
SC Read 14.4
SC Write 19
SC Mixed 17.4
48% 16.9 GB/s
Latency 67.7
59% 67.7 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 53.1%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-PRO GAMER Builds (Compare 3,341 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-PRO GAMER - $258

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $1,071
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