Asus Z87-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics37.1% 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 Drive30.9% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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-K  (all builds)
Memory5.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141105
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 03:02
Run Duration182 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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 i5-4670-$263
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
81.7% Excellent
SC Int 110
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 112
89% 111 Pts
QC Int 421
QC Float 424
QC Mixed 425
96% 423 Pts
MC Int 422
MC Float 412
MC Mixed 430
63% 421 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 81.7%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 760-$209
Asus(1043 847A) 2GB
CLim: 1228 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
37.1% Below average
Lighting 97.4
Reflection 77.5
Parallax 121
33% 98.5 fps
MRender 85.4
Gravity 117
Splatting 76.2
40% 92.9 fps
Poor: 32%
This bench: 37.1%
Great: 40%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$95
187GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
51.1% Above average
Read 460
Write 177
Mixed 245
64% 294 MB/s
4K Read 16.1
4K Write 41.8
4K Mixed 9.98
59% 22.6 MB/s
DQ Read 19
DQ Write 190
DQ Mixed 8.93
35% 72.5 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 51.1%
Great: 76%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$65
62GB free
Firmware: 521ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
30.9% Below average
Read 159
Write 88.1
Mixed 99.1
25% 115 MB/s
4K Read 10.5
4K Write 40.7
4K Mixed 9.91
50% 20.4 MB/s
DQ Read 106
DQ Write 89.4
DQ Mixed 6.62
30% 67.4 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 30.9%
Great: 64%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$55
911GB free
Firmware: CC47 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 187
Write 199
Mixed 188
144% 192 MB/s
4K Read 0.72
4K Write 1.73
4K Mixed 0.31
97% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 111%
Great: 108%
WD My Passport 07A8 1TB
281GB free, PID 07a8
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
29.4% Poor
Read 70.3
Write 69.9
Mixed 60.8
86% 67 MB/s
4K Read 0.41
4K Write 1.27
4K Mixed 0.17
50% 0.62 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 29.4%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (9th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
34.5% Below average
MC Read 11.5
MC Write 11.7
MC Mixed 9.4
31% 10.9 GB/s
SC Read 10.7
SC Write 12.1
SC Mixed 10.7
32% 11.2 GB/s
Latency 63.8
63% 63.8 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 34.5%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-K Builds (Compare 2,594 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus Z87-K - $134

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $1,026
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