Asus Z87-C

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 70.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics66.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive90.3% 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.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z87-C  (all builds)
Memory4.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140815
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 09 '18 at 21:03
Run Duration180 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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 i7-4770K-$459
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
70.7% Very good
SC Int 101
SC Float 103
SC Mixed 103
82% 102 Pts
QC Int 341
QC Float 356
QC Mixed 338
78% 345 Pts
MC Int 512
MC Float 561
MC Mixed 544
81% 539 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 70.7%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
66.7% Good
Lighting 210
Reflection 182
Parallax 201
64% 198 fps
MRender 154
Gravity 194
Splatting 127
69% 158 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 66.7%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$95
27GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 403
Mixed 410
97% 437 MB/s
4K Read 42.9
4K Write 86.3
4K Mixed 26.5
145% 51.9 MB/s
DQ Read 44
DQ Write 95.4
DQ Mixed 25.5
32% 54.9 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 125%
WD Green 1TB (2009)-$85
854GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
48.3% Average
Read 79.9
Write 88.3
Mixed 90.4
65% 86.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.45
4K Write 1.75
4K Mixed 0.27
81% 0.82 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 48.3%
Great: 57%
WD Blue 1TB (2015)-$45
342GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
79.3% Very good
Read 139
Write 137
Mixed 111
97% 129 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.03
4K Mixed 0.22
86% 0.95 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 79.3%
Great: 88%
Verbatim Store n Go V3 USB 3.0 16GB-$8
13GB free, PID 0243
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
28.6% Poor
Read 70.1
Write 42.5
Mixed 42.5
61% 51.7 MB/s
4K Read 7.45
4K Write 2.41
4K Mixed 1.83
172% 3.9 MB/s
Poor: 7%
This bench: 28.6%
Great: 33%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair XMS3 DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
31.8% Below average
MC Read 10.5
MC Write 10.8
MC Mixed 9
29% 10.1 GB/s
SC Read 9.2
SC Write 10.7
SC Mixed 9.3
28% 9.73 GB/s
Latency 67.8
59% 67.8 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 31.8%
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-C Builds (Compare 1,177 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus Z87-C - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $764
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $330Nvidia GTX 1070 $370Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $95
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $270Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $120
Intel Core i5-8600K $245AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $155SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $945SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $175SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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