Asus Z87-PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 69.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics51.6% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive94.6% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 10 months 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.
MotherboardAsus Z87-PLUS  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20130517
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateApr 13 '19 at 18:26
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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 i7-4770K-$440
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
69.6% Good
SC Int 113
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 116
92% 115 Pts
QC Int 256
QC Float 336
QC Mixed 304
68% 299 Pts
MC Int 524
MC Float 585
MC Mixed 572
84% 560 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 770-$279
Gigabyte(1458 3603) 2GB
CLim: 1293 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 417.71
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
51.6% Above average
Lighting 139
Reflection 110
Parallax 181
48% 144 fps
MRender 121
Gravity 161
Splatting 90.7
55% 124 fps
Poor: 40%
This bench: 51.6%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$90
51GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM05B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 170 179 163 159 158 180 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
94.6% Outstanding
Read 482
Write 200
Mixed 272
SusWrite 168
62% 281 MB/s
4K Read 36.2
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 44.3
170% 63.3 MB/s
DQ Read 330
DQ Write 256
DQ Mixed 125
139% 237 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 94.6%
Great: 117%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$93
591GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 99 98 100 100 98 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
54.9% Above average
Read 93.9
Write 93.5
Mixed 62.8
SusWrite 97
64% 86.8 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.4
130% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 54.9%
Great: 82%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
57.5% Above average
MC Read 21.4
MC Write 21.9
MC Mixed 18.4
59% 20.6 GB/s
SC Read 12
SC Write 17
SC Mixed 14.6
42% 14.5 GB/s
Latency 70.2
57% 70.2 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 57.5%
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 Z87-PLUS Builds (Compare 2,234 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus Z87-PLUS - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $1,119
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