Asus Z87-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 77.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics164% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
11 days ago, 11 days ago.
MotherboardAsus Z87-A  (all builds)
Memory27.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130517
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 03:18
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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 i5-4670K-$250
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
77.2% Very good
SC Int 105
SC Float 93.2
SC Mixed 106
81% 102 Pts
QC Int 406
QC Float 393
QC Mixed 400
91% 400 Pts
MC Int 408
MC Float 395
MC Mixed 404
60% 402 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 77.2%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$713
Gigabyte(1458 374E) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2808 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
164% Outstanding
Lighting 507
Reflection 534
Parallax 574
164% 538 fps
MRender 281
Gravity 534
Splatting 302
164% 373 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 164%
Great: 178%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 250GB
12GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0BB0Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 436
Write 432
Mixed 338
90% 402 MB/s
4K Read 41.5
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 56
193% 69.2 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 347
DQ Mixed 232
210% 319 MB/s
Poor: 42% Great: 118%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$76
142GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 83 83 84 85 86 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
53.3% Above average
Read 100
Write 102
Mixed 73.3
SusWrite 84.7
66% 90.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1
183% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 53.3%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CMZ16GX3M2A1600C10 0215 CMZ16GX3M2A1600C9 0215 CMZ16GX3M2A1600C10 0215 CMZ16GX3M2A1600C9 32GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Performing below potential (34th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
53.2% Above average
MC Read 18.4
MC Write 19.3
MC Mixed 16.6
52% 18.1 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 19.4
SC Mixed 18.1
49% 17.3 GB/s
Latency 71.6
56% 71.6 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 53.2%
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 Z87-A Builds (Compare 4,454 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus Z87-A - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $895
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