Asrock Z97 Killer

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics60.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive66.5% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 11 years old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Very high background CPU (38%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Killer  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20160513
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 23 '19 at 11:14
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User HRV-User
Background CPU 38%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
81.7% Excellent
Memory 89.5
1-Core 124
2-Core 240
87% 151 Pts
4-Core 399
8-Core 574
63% 486 Pts
64-Core 631
42% 631 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 81.7%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$210
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
60.3% Good
Lighting 225
Reflection 193
Parallax 205
59% 208 fps
MRender 185
Gravity 213
Splatting 114
61% 170 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 60.3%
Great: 57%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Gigabyte GP-GSTFS31240GN 240GB
169GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM
SusWrite @10s intervals: 316 236 62 60 64 65 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
66.5% Good
Read 430
Write 127
Mixed 221
SusWrite 134
50% 228 MB/s
4K Read 20
4K Write 79.7
4K Mixed 25.7
105% 41.8 MB/s
DQ Read 142
DQ Write 267
DQ Mixed 135
122% 181 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 66.5%
Great: 80%
WD Green 1.5TB (2011)-$104
1.5TB free
Firmware: 51.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 119 120 121 119 116 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
68.9% Good
Read 120
Write 113
Mixed 76
SusWrite 120
79% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.7
148% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 66%
SanDisk Cruzer Blade 16GB
4GB free, PID 5567
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 8.2 8.5 8.7 7.4 7 6.8 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
16.4% Very poor
Read 34.8
Write 13
Mixed 12.5
SusWrite 7.7
19% 17 MB/s
4K Read 4.5
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 2.9
211% 3.4 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 16.4%
Great: 17%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Transcend JM1333KLN-4G TS512MLK64V3H TS512MLK64V3H TS512MLK64V3H 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing below potential (11th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
49.3% Average
MC Read 17.1
MC Write 17.9
MC Mixed 15.2
48% 16.7 GB/s
SC Read 13.4
SC Write 16
SC Mixed 16
43% 15.1 GB/s
Latency 67.9
59% 67.9 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 49.3%
Great: 60%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

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Gaming
Gaming 53%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 62%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Killer - $169

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