Asrock Z97 Anniversary

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 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 80.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics113% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive107% 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.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Anniversary  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150512
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 01:40
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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-$352
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
80.9% Excellent
SC Int 113
SC Float 118
SC Mixed 114
92% 115 Pts
QC Int 376
QC Float 392
QC Mixed 392
88% 387 Pts
MC Int 605
MC Float 657
MC Mixed 630
94% 630 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 80.9%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$470
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Lighting 363
Reflection 344
Parallax 359
112% 355 fps
MRender 196
Gravity 358
Splatting 228
114% 260 fps
Poor: 91%
This bench: 113%
Great: 128%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$138
217GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 402
Mixed 419
98% 441 MB/s
4K Read 36
4K Write 82.5
4K Mixed 46.8
158% 55.1 MB/s
DQ Read 341
DQ Write 260
DQ Mixed 108
133% 236 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 107%
Great: 115%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016)-$83
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5980 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
80.5% Excellent
Read 153
Write 128
Mixed 110
97% 130 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.22
74% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 101%
Hitachi HDT725050VLA380 500GB
399GB free
Firmware: V56OA73A Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
31.7% Below average
Read 55.6
Write 54.5
Mixed 45.2
39% 51.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 1.64
4K Mixed 0.32
88% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 31.7%
Great: 40%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Aegis DDR3 1333 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
49.8% Average
MC Read 17.3
MC Write 18.3
MC Mixed 15.4
49% 17 GB/s
SC Read 12.5
SC Write 17.1
SC Mixed 14.8
42% 14.8 GB/s
Latency 68.2
59% 68.2 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 66%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 Anniversary Builds (Compare 2,568 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
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Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Anniversary - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $802
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