Asus Z97-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
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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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics72.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive88.9% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
8 days ago, 8 days ago.
MotherboardAsus Z97-A  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151111
Uptime1.5 Days
Run DateMay 16 '19 at 01:30
Run Duration154 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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 i5-4590-$125
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
77.6% Very good
SC Int 109
SC Float 106
SC Mixed 100
84% 105 Pts
QC Int 430
QC Float 410
QC Mixed 413
95% 417 Pts
MC Int 428
MC Float 405
MC Mixed 416
62% 416 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 77.6%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 6GB
Gigabyte(1458 371A) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
72.8% Very good
Lighting 226
Reflection 200
Parallax 215
69% 214 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 212
Splatting 169
76% 177 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 72.8%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$27
136GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKB1D1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 284 212 218 216 215 215 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
88.9% Excellent
Read 410
Write 262
Mixed 360
SusWrite 226
70% 314 MB/s
4K Read 33.8
4K Write 82.2
4K Mixed 42.1
149% 52.7 MB/s
DQ Read 244
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 210
180% 260 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 92%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$50
414GB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 123 125 128 127 128 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
77.7% Very good
Read 144
Write 148
Mixed 23.2
SusWrite 126
80% 110 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.5
144% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 108%
Seagate BUP Slim BL 1TB
123GB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 98 98 98 99 99 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
53.9% Above average
Read 90.8
Write 49
Mixed 50.7
SusWrite 97
53% 71.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
143% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 53.9%
Great: 64%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB
441GB free, PID 0212
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 38 37 38 38 38 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
17% Very poor
Read 36.2
Write 38.3
Mixed 15.7
SusWrite 38
43% 32 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.3
49% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 17%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown BLS4G3D1609DS1S00. 0619 SLB304G08-EDJ1B 1319 CL9-9-9 D3-1600 16GB
1600, 1333, 1600 MHz
4096, 8192, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
39.1% Below average
MC Read 12.5
MC Write 13.3
MC Mixed 11.6
36% 12.5 GB/s
SC Read 11.3
SC Write 13.6
SC Mixed 12.7
36% 12.5 GB/s
Latency 59.3
68% 59.3 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 39.1%
Great: 40%
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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).

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Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asus Z97-A - $143

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $974
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