Asrock Z97 Killer

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 94.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics98.9% 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 Drive96.5% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Killer  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150512
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 11 '19 at 11:53
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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 above expectations (87th percentile)
94.9% Outstanding
SC Int 128
SC Float 125
SC Mixed 125
101% 126 Pts
QC Int 474
QC Float 481
QC Mixed 486
109% 480 Pts
MC Int 616
MC Float 658
MC Mixed 645
96% 640 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 94.9%
Great: 100%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$379
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
98.9% Outstanding
Lighting 316
Reflection 264
Parallax 254
91% 278 fps
MRender 201
Gravity 298
Splatting 235
105% 245 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 98.9%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ AMD Radeon R7 240GB-$110
64GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 379 333 207 198 215 184 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
96.5% Outstanding
Read 448
Write 481
Mixed 347
SusWrite 253
86% 382 MB/s
4K Read 27.8
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 40.1
155% 61.2 MB/s
DQ Read 359
DQ Write 351
DQ Mixed 288
235% 333 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 96.5%
Great: 110%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$40
387GB free
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 148 148 149 149 149 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
97.5% Outstanding
Read 192
Write 130
Mixed 82.2
SusWrite 149
101% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
161% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 97.5%
Great: 114%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$40
411GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 118 115 112 112 109 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
74.2% Very good
Read 146
Write 120
Mixed 31
SusWrite 113
74% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.6
135% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 74.2%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Dominator DDR3 2133 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (37th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
52.4% Above average
MC Read 18.3
MC Write 18.5
MC Mixed 15.8
50% 17.5 GB/s
SC Read 14.8
SC Write 19.5
SC Mixed 17.7
50% 17.3 GB/s
Latency 65.2
61% 65.2 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 52.4%
Great: 81%
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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 Killer Builds (Compare 2,949 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Killer - $127

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $966
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