Asrock Z97 Anniversary

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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. 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 68.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics0.79% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive77.6% 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
15 months ago, 15 months ago.
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Anniversary  (all builds)
Memory5.2 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 00:14
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Pentium G3258-$59
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
68.4% Good
Memory 93.6
1-Core 111
2-Core 245
86% 150 Pts
4-Core 253
8-Core 252
34% 252 Pts
64-Core 248
17% 248 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 68.4%
Great: 68%
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 3.5
Reflection 4.1
Parallax 1.5
1% 3.03 fps
MRender 3
Gravity 2.6
Splatting 2.5
1% 2.7 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 0.79%
Great: 1%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 120GB-$25
48GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 03070009
SusWrite @10s intervals: 160 74 58 59 59 58 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
77.6% Very good
Read 482
Write 295
Mixed 307
SusWrite 78
64% 291 MB/s
4K Read 38.1
4K Write 72.6
4K Mixed 44.3
153% 51.7 MB/s
DQ Read 148
DQ Write 122
DQ Mixed 115
91% 128 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 77.6%
Great: 81%
WD Red 2TB (2012)-$70
339GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 89 87 90 91 90 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
54.5% Above average
Read 100
Write 84.8
Mixed 46.3
SusWrite 89.2
59% 80.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.9
182% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 54.5%
Great: 86%
Seagate STM3500418AS 500GB
262GB free
Firmware: CC37
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 81 80 82 82 82 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
52.4% Above average
Read 101
Write 98.8
Mixed 68.1
SusWrite 81.5
64% 87.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 1
176% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 52.4%
Great: 71%
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 (91st percentile)
59.5% Above average
MC Read 18.6
MC Write 22.1
MC Mixed 18.8
57% 19.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 23.7
SC Mixed 20.9
59% 20.7 GB/s
Latency 60.8
66% 60.8 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.

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Gaming
Gaming 53%
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Desktop
Desktop 78%
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Workstation
Workstation 56%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Anniversary - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $764
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