Asus Z97-DELUXE

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (87th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 13 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 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 91.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics97.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive126% 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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z97-DELUXE  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140617
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 11 '19 at 20:43
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 23%

 PC Performing way above expectations (87th 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
91.4% Outstanding
SC Int 131
SC Float 133
SC Mixed 111
100% 125 Pts
QC Int 234
QC Float 340
QC Mixed 476
79% 350 Pts
MC Int 644
MC Float 715
MC Mixed 696
102% 685 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 91.4%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
EVGA(3842 2989) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1557 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
97.7% Outstanding
Lighting 439
Reflection 234
Parallax 263
116% 312 fps
MRender 171
Gravity 244
Splatting 167
84% 194 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 97.7%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$97
179GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 475 481 486 486 491 466 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
126% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 485
Mixed 399
SusWrite 481
106% 470 MB/s
4K Read 39.1
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 54.2
198% 74.5 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 327
DQ Mixed 345
260% 349 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 126%
Great: 126%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$100
65GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 371 274 275 272 133 93 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 496
Write 486
Mixed 437
SusWrite 236
93% 414 MB/s
4K Read 48.3
4K Write 125
4K Mixed 61
217% 78 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 347
DQ Mixed 231
209% 318 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 118%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR3 1866 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1867 MHz clocked @ 1904 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
71.3% Very good
MC Read 25.4
MC Write 25.9
MC Mixed 22
70% 24.4 GB/s
SC Read 18.3
SC Write 24.7
SC Mixed 21.6
62% 21.5 GB/s
Latency 50.3
80% 50.3 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 71.3%
Great: 110%
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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-DELUXE Builds (Compare 1,225 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 82%
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Workstation
Workstation 60%
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Motherboard: Asus Z97-DELUXE - $370

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,213
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Intel Core i5-8600K $260Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $97
HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $42Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $110SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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