Asus Z97-E/USB 3.1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 86.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics99.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive63.1% 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 (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z97-E/USB 3.1  (all builds)
Memory10.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160316
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 09:11
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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-$344
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
86.8% Excellent
SC Int 125
SC Float 124
SC Mixed 123
99% 124 Pts
QC Int 408
QC Float 412
QC Mixed 419
94% 413 Pts
MC Int 629
MC Float 682
MC Mixed 676
99% 662 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 86.8%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$447
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
99.9% Outstanding
Lighting 301
Reflection 293
Parallax 341
98% 312 fps
MRender 200
Gravity 285
Splatting 227
102% 237 fps
Poor: 86%
This bench: 99.9%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$65
3GB free
Firmware: 60AABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
63.1% Good
Read 444
Write 120
Mixed 162
52% 242 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 12.8
116% 48.6 MB/s
DQ Read 78.8
DQ Write 144
DQ Mixed 7.58
35% 76.7 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 63.1%
Great: 64%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$36
746GB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
88.1% Excellent
Read 156
Write 151
Mixed 144
113% 151 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 1.46
4K Mixed 0.24
84% 0.81 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 88.1%
Great: 108%
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 above expectations (82nd percentile)
82% Excellent
MC Read 29.8
MC Write 31.3
MC Mixed 26.5
83% 29.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 23.4
SC Mixed 23.8
62% 21.8 GB/s
Latency 50.9
78% 50.9 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 82%
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-E/USB 3.1 Builds (Compare 902 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z97-E/USB 3.1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $793
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