Asrock Z97 Extreme4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 78.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics59.2% 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)
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Extreme4  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 06 '19 at 22:16
Run Duration163 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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 i7-4790-$349
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
78.3% Very good
SC Int 113
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 112
90% 112 Pts
QC Int 380
QC Float 389
QC Mixed 379
87% 383 Pts
MC Int 560
MC Float 599
MC Mixed 590
87% 583 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 78.3%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$399
PNY(196E 1131) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 419.35
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
59.2% Above average
Lighting 174
Reflection 161
Parallax 183
55% 173 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 169
Splatting 117
62% 145 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 59.2%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$103
220GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 430 320 234 229 233 232 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 480
Write 476
Mixed 390
SusWrite 280
91% 407 MB/s
4K Read 47.2
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 63.8
216% 76.7 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 354
267% 356 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 120%
Great: 135%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$130
47GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 5,378
Write 5,328
Mixed 5,042
1,173% 5,249 MB/s
4K Read 374
4K Write 212
4K Mixed 267
1,021% 284 MB/s
DQ Read 892
DQ Write 464
DQ Mixed 766
546% 707 MB/s
Poor: 63% Great: 117%
Intel 330 Series 120GB-$149
59GB free
Firmware: 300i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 145 143 130 142 142 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
81.9% Excellent
Read 422
Write 143
Mixed 198
SusWrite 136
50% 225 MB/s
4K Read 35.4
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 41.5
162% 60.4 MB/s
DQ Read 201
DQ Write 118
DQ Mixed 142
111% 154 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 82%
Samsung HD322HJ 320GB-$44
195GB free
Firmware: 1AC01113
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 107 107 109 107 107 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
57.6% Above average
Read 93.2
Write 61
Mixed 63.5
SusWrite 107
60% 81.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.8
159% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 57.6%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
60.6% Good
MC Read 21.6
MC Write 22
MC Mixed 18.5
59% 20.7 GB/s
SC Read 15.9
SC Write 20.8
SC Mixed 20
54% 18.9 GB/s
Latency 60.3
66% 60.3 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 60.6%
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 Extreme4 Builds (Compare 3,251 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Extreme4 - $129

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $997
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