Asus Z77-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 85.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics70.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive35.6% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 9 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
MotherboardAsus Z77-A  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20130823
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 04:53
Run Duration148 Seconds
Run User SVK-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th 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 i5-2500K-$246
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
85.8% Excellent
SC Int 113
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 114
91% 114 Pts
QC Int 454
QC Float 452
QC Mixed 452
103% 452 Pts
MC Int 452
MC Float 453
MC Mixed 450
68% 452 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 85.8%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$230
Asus(1043 85ED) 3GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
70.5% Very good
Lighting 213
Reflection 184
Parallax 221
67% 206 fps
MRender 153
Gravity 201
Splatting 162
73% 172 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Fury 120GB-$61
25GB free
Firmware: 583A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
35.6% Below average
Read 248
Write 87.1
Mixed 133
34% 156 MB/s
4K Read 12.9
4K Write 55.6
4K Mixed 7.22
58% 25.2 MB/s
DQ Read 58
DQ Write 111
DQ Mixed 19.1
33% 62.6 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 35.6%
Great: 64%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016)-$90
395GB free
Firmware: 0001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5980 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
50.5% Above average
Read 88.6
Write 87.5
Mixed 87.7
66% 87.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 1.19
4K Mixed 0.23
71% 0.66 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 50.5%
Great: 101%
Toshiba X300 4TB-$120
95GB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
53.3% Above average
Read 90.3
Write 95.1
Mixed 93.8
70% 93.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.79
4K Write 1.84
4K Mixed 0.24
94% 0.96 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 53.3%
Great: 102%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (32nd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
53.1% Above average
MC Read 17.9
MC Write 19.2
MC Mixed 16.9
51% 18 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 19.3
SC Mixed 16.6
48% 16.7 GB/s
Latency 65.8
61% 65.8 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 53.1%
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 Z77-A Builds (Compare 678 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
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Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 40%
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Motherboard: Asus Z77-A - $144

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $899
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