Asus Z97-PRO (Wi-Fi ac)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (31st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 69 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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 41.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics60.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
MotherboardAsus Z97-PRO (Wi-Fi ac)  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180418
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 12 '19 at 02:14
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing below expectations (31st 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 Pentium G3258-$55
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
41.5% Average
SC Int 89.5
SC Float 86.6
SC Mixed 90.6
71% 88.9 Pts
QC Int 163
QC Float 148
QC Mixed 162
36% 158 Pts
MC Int 175
MC Float 172
MC Mixed 168
26% 172 Pts
Poor: 30%
This bench: 41.5%
Great: 60%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 570-$170
XFX(1682 C570) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1328 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.7
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
60.7% Good
Lighting 169
Reflection 176
Parallax 254
62% 200 fps
MRender 139
Gravity 155
Splatting 127
60% 141 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 60.7%
Great: 68%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$70
216GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 05.00K05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 34 39 35 36 38 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
15.6% Very poor
Read 17.2
Write 55.7
Mixed 26.2
SusWrite 37.1
25% 34.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.2
45% 0.43 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 15.6%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ares DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (40th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
49.5% Average
MC Read 15.7
MC Write 18.2
MC Mixed 16.4
48% 16.8 GB/s
SC Read 14.6
SC Write 16.8
SC Mixed 16.7
46% 16 GB/s
Latency 73.4
54% 73.4 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 49.5%
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 Z97-PRO(Wi-Fi ac) Builds (Compare 1,782 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z97-PRO (Wi-Fi ac)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $817
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