Asrock Z97 Pro3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 74.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics74.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive73.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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
6 months ago, 5 months ago.
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Pro3  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180308
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '18 at 15:11
Run Duration153 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing below expectations (40th 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
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
74.1% Very good
SC Int 118
SC Float 118
SC Mixed 113
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 284
QC Float 372
QC Mixed 351
76% 336 Pts
MC Int 551
MC Float 622
MC Mixed 520
84% 565 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 74.1%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
MSI(1462 3177) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 417.22
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
74.9% Very good
Lighting 240
Reflection 212
Parallax 231
73% 228 fps
MRender 161
Gravity 218
Splatting 148
76% 176 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 540s Series 120GB
74GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LSBG200
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 59 62 62 63 62 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
73.2% Very good
Read 438
Write 249
Mixed 250
SusWrite 71.4
56% 252 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 74.7
4K Mixed 37.2
133% 47.3 MB/s
DQ Read 269
DQ Write 189
DQ Mixed 242
177% 233 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 84%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
470GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 94 99 96 93 95 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
67.7% Good
Read 140
Write 114
Mixed 102
SusWrite 96.1
84% 113 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.9
176% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 67.7%
Great: 108%
Kingston DataTraveler 2.0 8GB
4GB free, PID 1665
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3.5 4.2 4.8 4.8 4.7 4.7 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
5.65% Terrible
Read 26.5
Write 10.5
Mixed 2.5
SusWrite 4.4
11% 11 MB/s
4K Read 3.6
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
13% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 5.65%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair XMS3 DDR3 1333 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
25.7% Poor
MC Read 8.5
MC Write 8.6
MC Mixed 7.7
24% 8.27 GB/s
SC Read 5.9
SC Write 6.7
SC Mixed 6.8
18% 6.47 GB/s
Latency 75.2
53% 75.2 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 25.7%
Great: 55%
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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 Z97 Pro3 Builds (Compare 804 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Pro3 - $124

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $845
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