Asus Z97-PRO

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (87th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 13 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 96.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics79.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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
MotherboardAsus Z97-PRO  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140617
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 02:13
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing way above expectations (87th 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-$365
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
96.5% Outstanding
SC Int 133
SC Float 129
SC Mixed 134
105% 132 Pts
QC Int 490
QC Float 460
QC Mixed 479
108% 476 Pts
MC Int 660
MC Float 708
MC Mixed 694
103% 687 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 96.5%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$260
CLim: 2126 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
79.5% Very good
Lighting 258
Reflection 222
Parallax 233
77% 237 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 234
Splatting 185
82% 190 fps
Poor: 63%
This bench: 79.5%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$279
96GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM06B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 62% Great: 117%
Seagate Desktop HDD 4TB (2013)-$89
2TB free
Firmware: CC52 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
82.2% Excellent
Read 148
Write 139
Mixed 129
104% 139 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.12
4K Mixed 0.19
66% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 99%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL TridentX DDR3 2400 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
88.1% Excellent
MC Read 32.1
MC Write 33
MC Mixed 27.7
88% 30.9 GB/s
SC Read 22
SC Write 24.8
SC Mixed 27.4
71% 24.7 GB/s
Latency 45.1
89% 45.1 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 88.1%
Great: 89%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-PRO Builds (Compare 1,094 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z97-PRO - $215

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $997
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HDDRAMUSB
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