Asus Z97-DELUXE

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (95th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 5 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 82.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics69.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus Z97-DELUXE  (all builds)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140617
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 08:20
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User THA-User
Background CPU 20%

 PC Performing way above expectations (95th 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 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
82.9% Excellent
SC Int 112
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 112
90% 112 Pts
QC Int 443
QC Float 439
QC Mixed 434
100% 439 Pts
MC Int 374
MC Float 413
MC Mixed 428
60% 405 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 82.9%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$195
Nvidia(10DE 1131) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1569 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 416.34
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
69.1% Good
Lighting 220
Reflection 191
Parallax 208
67% 206 fps
MRender 154
Gravity 202
Splatting 135
71% 164 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 69.1%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Agility 3 120GB-$102
4GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.15
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 156
Write 107
Mixed 127
29% 130 MB/s
4K Read 28.7
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 29.6
139% 55.8 MB/s
DQ Read 102
DQ Write 106
DQ Mixed 99.1
76% 102 MB/s
Poor: 33% Great: 61%
Seagate ST3250310AS 250GB-$30
176GB free
Firmware: 4.AAA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 94 96 91 94 94 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
54.4% Above average
Read 95.5
Write 101
Mixed 46
SusWrite 94
61% 84.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.8
138% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 54.4%
Great: 55%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1648 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
63.4% Good
MC Read 22
MC Write 23.5
MC Mixed 19.8
62% 21.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 20.8
SC Mixed 19.9
55% 19.4 GB/s
Latency 59
68% 59 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 63.4%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-DELUXE Builds (Compare 874 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z97-DELUXE - $370

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $1,050
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