Asus Z97-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 84.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics19.5% 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 Drive84.7% 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.
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.
MotherboardAsus Z97-K  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160331
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 11:23
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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 i5-4690-$255
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
84.7% Excellent
SC Int 116
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 116
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 453
QC Float 446
QC Mixed 440
101% 446 Pts
MC Int 456
MC Float 443
MC Mixed 452
68% 450 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 84.7%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 750-$120
MSI(1462 8A9C) 2GB
CLim: 1333 MHz, MLim: 1252 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
19.5% Very poor
Lighting 59.9
Reflection 42
Parallax 54.3
18% 52.1 fps
MRender 48.8
Gravity 56.4
Splatting 38.7
21% 48 fps
Poor: 15%
This bench: 19.5%
Great: 22%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial M500 240GB-$80
101GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 221 162 125 125 112 117 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
84.7% Excellent
Read 442
Write 274
Mixed 313
SusWrite 144
65% 293 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 38.5
147% 57.6 MB/s
DQ Read 330
DQ Write 263
DQ Mixed 169
161% 254 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 84.7%
Great: 91%
Seagate Expansion Desk 3TB
2.5TB free
Firmware: 0737
SusWrite @10s intervals: 37 41 41 42 42 42 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
23.1% Poor
Read 37.5
Write 40.8
Mixed 34.2
SusWrite 40.7
28% 38.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 6.8
4K Mixed 0.9
255% 2.8 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 23.1%
Great: 103%
WD WD10EAVS-00D7B1 1TB
105GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 55 60 59 59 61 60 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
34.6% Below average
Read 61
Write 58
Mixed 39.5
SusWrite 59
40% 54.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.6
127% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 34.6%
Great: 51%
WD WD2500KS-00MJB0 250GB-$75
13GB free
Firmware: 02.01C03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 43 43 43 44 44 44 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
24.1% Poor
Read 40
Write 36.5
Mixed 34.7
SusWrite 43.4
29% 38.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
130% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 24.1%
Great: 35%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 2400 C11 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1650 MHz
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
60% Above average
MC Read 21.4
MC Write 22.6
MC Mixed 18.3
59% 20.8 GB/s
SC Read 15
SC Write 20.7
SC Mixed 17.9
51% 17.9 GB/s
Latency 64
62% 64 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 60%
Great: 84%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-K Builds (Compare 3,948 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 80%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asus Z97-K - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $968
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