Asrock Z97 Anniversary

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 43.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics0.79% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive76.4% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Anniversary  (all builds)
Memory5.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit cores,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140611
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 11 '19 at 00:01
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Pentium G3258-$80
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
43.5% Average
1-Core 126
2-Core 250
88% 188 Pts
4-Core 246
8-Core 247
34% 246 Pts
64-Core 250
17% 250 Pts
Poor: 21%
This bench: 43.5%
Great: 44%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce 210
Asus(1043 8490) 512MB
Ram: 512MB, Driver: 342.1
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
0.79% Terrible
Lighting 3.3
Reflection 3.8
Parallax 1.6
1% 2.9 fps
MRender 2.9
Gravity 2.6
Splatting 2.4
1% 2.63 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 0.79%
Great: 1%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 120GB-$22
48GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 03070009
SusWrite @10s intervals: 56 97 57 58 60 57 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
76.4% Very good
Read 471
Write 285
Mixed 298
SusWrite 64
62% 280 MB/s
4K Read 38.2
4K Write 72.2
4K Mixed 44.8
154% 51.7 MB/s
DQ Read 145
DQ Write 121
DQ Mixed 88.7
78% 118 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 76.4%
Great: 77%
WD Red 2TB (2012)-$70
339GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 88 89 90 89 90 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
52.3% Above average
Read 93.5
Write 87
Mixed 60.5
SusWrite 88.3
61% 82.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.9
176% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 52.3%
Great: 87%
Seagate STM3500418AS 500GB
262GB free
Firmware: CC37
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 80 82 82 80 83 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
53.4% Above average
Read 105
Write 102
Mixed 64.5
SusWrite 81
65% 88.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 1
174% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 53.4%
Great: 72%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905403-400.A00LF 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
59.5% Above average
MC Read 19.5
MC Write 23
MC Mixed 18
58% 20.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 23.7
SC Mixed 20.5
59% 20.6 GB/s
Latency 70.9
56% 70.9 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 59.5%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 Anniversary Builds (Compare 4,299 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 49%
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Desktop
Desktop 71%
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Workstation
Workstation 41%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Anniversary - $95

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