Asrock Z97 Extreme6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 94%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics26.2% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive80.3% 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.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Extreme6  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151006
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 06:09
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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-$330
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
94% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 134
106% 133 Pts
QC Int 453
QC Float 468
QC Mixed 456
104% 459 Pts
MC Int 674
MC Float 720
MC Mixed 710
105% 701 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 94%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7850-$174
Sapphire(174B E221) 2GB
CLim: 860 MHz, MLim: 1200 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.12.1
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
26.2% Poor
Lighting 77.8
Reflection 72.3
Parallax 99.4
26% 83.2 fps
MRender 51.9
Gravity 62
Splatting 75.4
26% 63.1 fps
Poor: 22%
This bench: 26.2%
Great: 30%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZ7TY256HDHP-000L7 256GB
129GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAT04L6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
80.3% Excellent
Read 379
Write 356
Mixed 365
82% 367 MB/s
4K Read 38.3
4K Write 83.7
4K Mixed 26.9
137% 49.6 MB/s
DQ Read 39.8
DQ Write 87.2
DQ Mixed 26.3
31% 51.1 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 80.3%
Great: 116%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$60
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
98.8% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 170
Mixed 167
128% 170 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.51
4K Mixed 0.24
88% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 98.8%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
61.9% Good
MC Read 21.4
MC Write 22
MC Mixed 18.7
59% 20.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 23.6
SC Mixed 20.6
59% 20.6 GB/s
Latency 54.9
73% 54.9 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 61.9%
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 Z97 Extreme6 Builds (Compare 2,171 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Extreme6 - $162

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $982
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