Asus Z87-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (85th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 15 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 83%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics43.7% 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 Drive82.4% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z87-A  (all builds)
Memory6.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140815
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 12:10
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing way above expectations (85th 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 i5-4570-$210
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
83% Excellent
SC Int 114
SC Float 113
SC Mixed 114
91% 113 Pts
QC Int 425
QC Float 423
QC Mixed 432
97% 427 Pts
MC Int 421
MC Float 417
MC Mixed 438
64% 425 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 83%
Great: 77%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$200
Nvidia(10DE 1138) 2GB
CLim: 1584 MHz, MLim: 1777 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
43.7% Average
Lighting 143
Reflection 124
Parallax 136
43% 134 fps
MRender 85.1
Gravity 130
Splatting 88.6
44% 101 fps
Poor: 33%
This bench: 43.7%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$75
75GB free
Firmware: U21010RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
82.4% Excellent
Read 516
Write 420
Mixed 455
103% 464 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 5.21
119% 52.4 MB/s
DQ Read 32.9
DQ Write 124
DQ Mixed 5.04
25% 53.9 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 82.4%
Great: 83%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$52
929GB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
85.3% Excellent
Read 150
Write 147
Mixed 145
111% 148 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.75
4K Mixed 0.25
97% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1712 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
64.7% Good
MC Read 22.8
MC Write 23.9
MC Mixed 19.7
63% 22.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 21
SC Mixed 20.3
57% 19.8 GB/s
Latency 56.2
71% 56.2 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 64.7%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-A Builds (Compare 3,379 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus Z87-A - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $1,035
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