Asrock Z97 Professional

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 104%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics72.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive84.2% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 2 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Professional  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20140709
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 10 '18 at 22:28
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
104% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 138
SC Mixed 137
110% 137 Pts
QC Int 538
QC Float 529
QC Mixed 534
121% 533 Pts
MC Int 678
MC Float 724
MC Mixed 717
106% 706 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 104%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$207
CLim: 1619 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
72.8% Very good
Lighting 236
Reflection 198
Parallax 218
71% 218 fps
MRender 162
Gravity 212
Splatting 138
74% 171 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 72.8%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$207
102GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 172 87 32 29 28 30 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
84.2% Excellent
Read 372
Write 360
Mixed 299
SusWrite 62.9
61% 273 MB/s
4K Read 42.7
4K Write 86.7
4K Mixed 52.8
178% 60.7 MB/s
DQ Read 233
DQ Write 211
DQ Mixed 169
141% 204 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 116%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
149GB free
Firmware: 01.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 147 166 171 169 165 161 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
97.1% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 176
Mixed 101
SusWrite 163
113% 154 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.2
245% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 97.1%
Great: 106%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$23
169GB free
Firmware: KC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 20 28 27 28 27 16 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
8.93% Terrible
Read 5
Write 31.8
Mixed 8.8
SusWrite 24
13% 17.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 6.2
4K Mixed 0.5
191% 2.4 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 8.93%
Great: 76%
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 as expected (60th percentile)
80.1% Excellent
MC Read 31.8
MC Write 29.4
MC Mixed 21.5
79% 27.6 GB/s
SC Read 20.7
SC Write 25.2
SC Mixed 26.6
69% 24.2 GB/s
Latency 46.3
86% 46.3 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 80.1%
Great: 89%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming 64%
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Desktop
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Professional - $199

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $871
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