Asus Z87-K

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 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 70.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics112% 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.
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 (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardAsus Z87-K  (all builds)
Memory8.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit väriä
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140102
Uptime8.9 Days
Run DateJan 11 '19 at 18:10
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th 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 i7-4770K-$352
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
70.5% Very good
SC Int 96.7
SC Float 98.1
SC Mixed 102
79% 98.8 Pts
QC Int 309
QC Float 343
QC Mixed 342
75% 331 Pts
MC Int 494
MC Float 518
MC Mixed 517
76% 510 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 399.7
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Lighting 360
Reflection 319
Parallax 345
110% 342 fps
MRender 217
Gravity 345
Splatting 221
114% 261 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 112%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston HyperX 3K 240GB-$70
10GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 521ABBF0
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 307
Write 243
Mixed 267
61% 272 MB/s
4K Read 16.4
4K Write 91.1
4K Mixed 30.4
112% 46 MB/s
DQ Read 238
DQ Write 209
DQ Mixed 234
172% 227 MB/s
Poor: 61% Great: 94%
Hitachi Deskstar P7K500 500GB-$159
110GB free
Firmware: GM4OA57A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 51 54 54 55 54 54 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
36.2% Below average
Read 72.2
Write 70.5
Mixed 40.8
SusWrite 53.7
44% 59.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
147% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 36.2%
Great: 51%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB
249GB free, PID a202
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 93 95 94 95 95 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
42% Average
Read 134
Write 132
Mixed 20
SusWrite 95.1
122% 95.3 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.4
35% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 42%
Great: 51%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1600C10D3/4G KHX1600C9D3/4GX KHX1600C10D3/4G KHX1600C9D3/4GX 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
54% Above average
MC Read 19.3
MC Write 20.3
MC Mixed 16.3
53% 18.6 GB/s
SC Read 13.4
SC Write 17.9
SC Mixed 17.1
46% 16.1 GB/s
Latency 70
57% 70 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 54%
Great: 63%
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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 Z87-K Builds (Compare 4,106 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus Z87-K - $134

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $714
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