Asrock Z97 Extreme4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 77.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics132% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive162% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Extreme4  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 02:40
Run Duration253 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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 i5-4690K-$255
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
77.8% Very good
SC Int 120
SC Float 98.9
SC Mixed 99.5
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 414
QC Float 388
QC Mixed 414
92% 405 Pts
MC Int 431
MC Float 438
MC Mixed 438
65% 436 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 77.8%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 399.7
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
132% Outstanding
Lighting 435
Reflection 388
Parallax 446
136% 423 fps
MRender 238
Gravity 402
Splatting 246
129% 296 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 132%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$145
317GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 482 521 529 573 551 545 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
162% Outstanding
Read 654
Write 542
Mixed 554
SusWrite 534
128% 571 MB/s
4K Read 52.9
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 69.4
230% 78.8 MB/s
DQ Read 765
DQ Write 654
DQ Mixed 1,018
678% 812 MB/s
Poor: 192%
This bench: 162%
Great: 317%
Crucial BX100 250GB-$160
1GB free
Firmware: MU02
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 310
Write 310
Mixed 252
65% 291 MB/s
4K Read 24.9
4K Write 67.7
4K Mixed 11.6
88% 34.7 MB/s
DQ Read 223
DQ Write 149
DQ Mixed 173
132% 182 MB/s
Poor: 58% Great: 105%
WD Gold 4TB (2016)-$165
2TB free
Firmware: 01.01M03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 155 160 168 159 159 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
92.2% Outstanding
Read 159
Write 172
Mixed 75
SusWrite 161
104% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 5.4
4K Mixed 0.6
204% 2.3 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 92.2%
Great: 113%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$34
299GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 101 101 104 104 102 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
65.8% Good
Read 127
Write 121
Mixed 55.7
SusWrite 102
74% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.6
120% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 65.8%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
53% Above average
MC Read 19.2
MC Write 21.6
MC Mixed 18.4
56% 19.7 GB/s
SC Read 9.2
SC Write 15.8
SC Mixed 11.8
35% 12.3 GB/s
Latency 111
36% 111 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 53%
Great: 65%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 Extreme4 Builds (Compare 2,013 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Extreme4 - $114

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $879
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $380Nvidia GTX 1070 $345Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $100
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $155Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $249Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $98
Intel Core i7-7700K $350AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $160
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $869SanDisk Extreme 64GB $42
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $147SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $145SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback