Asus Z97M-PLUS

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (27th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 73 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics66.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive231% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z97M-PLUS  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160222
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 15 '18 at 21:13
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing below expectations (27th 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
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
78.1% Very good
SC Int 121
SC Float 122
SC Mixed 110
94% 118 Pts
QC Int 382
QC Float 406
QC Mixed 381
88% 390 Pts
MC Int 623
MC Float 678
MC Mixed 589
94% 630 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 78.1%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$335
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 416.34
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
66.4% Good
Lighting 122
Reflection 255
Parallax 115
37% 164 fps
MRender 196
Gravity 216
Splatting 219
88% 210 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 66.4%
Great: 109%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$209
706GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1057 972 1040 1135 1083 1117 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
231% Outstanding
Read 1,258
Write 1,113
Mixed 1,083
SusWrite 1,067
254% 1,130 MB/s
4K Read 53
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 73.4
246% 87 MB/s
DQ Read 949
DQ Write 809
DQ Mixed 877
658% 878 MB/s
Poor: 206%
This bench: 231%
Great: 371%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ares DDR3 2400 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
83.2% Excellent
MC Read 29.9
MC Write 32.4
MC Mixed 26.6
85% 29.6 GB/s
SC Read 19.5
SC Write 23
SC Mixed 23.3
63% 21.9 GB/s
Latency 50.3
80% 50.3 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 83.2%
Great: 88%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97M-PLUS Builds (Compare 2,022 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z97M-PLUS - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $972
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HDDRAMUSB
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