Asus Z97-PRO GAMER

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 83%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics62.5% 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 (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus Z97-PRO GAMER  (all builds)
Memory10.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150521
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateDec 07 '18 at 12:20
Run Duration159 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing as expected (45th 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 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
83% Excellent
SC Int 118
SC Float 121
SC Mixed 120
96% 120 Pts
QC Int 385
QC Float 424
QC Mixed 399
91% 402 Pts
MC Int 582
MC Float 586
MC Mixed 632
90% 600 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 83%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$195
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 417.22
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
62.5% Good
Lighting 183
Reflection 175
Parallax 194
58% 184 fps
MRender 153
Gravity 181
Splatting 125
66% 153 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 62.5%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata Ultimate SU800 256GB-$45
92GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P0801A
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 4395
Write 68.8
Mixed 150
320% 1,538 MB/s
4K Read 630
4K Write 4.2
4K Mixed 7.1
965% 214 MB/s
Poor: 56% Great: 122%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$35
295GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 4,588
Write 57.5
Mixed 108
1,136% 1,584 MB/s
4K Read 700
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 2.8
29,495% 235 MB/s
Poor: 20% Great: 69%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$44
524GB free
Firmware: CC4H
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 4,606
Write 65.7
Mixed 110
1,143% 1,594 MB/s
4K Read 702
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 2.4
29,557% 235 MB/s
Poor: 48% Great: 114%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$24
297GB free
Firmware: KC45
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 4,612
Write 69.8
Mixed 87.3
1,139% 1,590 MB/s
4K Read 696
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 2
29,243% 233 MB/s
Poor: 23% Great: 78%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905402-532.A00LF 0420 DDR3L 1333G 9905402-532.A00LF 0420 DDR3L 1333G 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
49.4% Average
MC Read 17.2
MC Write 18.4
MC Mixed 15.2
48% 16.9 GB/s
SC Read 11.3
SC Write 16.8
SC Mixed 14.7
41% 14.3 GB/s
Latency 66.9
60% 66.9 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 49.4%
Great: 51%
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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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Motherboard: Asus Z97-PRO GAMER - $258

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $881
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