Asus Z97-AR

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat
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 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 87.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics4.01% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive105% 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.
MotherboardAsus Z97-AR  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151111
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 16 '19 at 16:14
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU3%

 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 Core i5-4690K-$189
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
87.9% Excellent
1-Core 129
2-Core 252
90% 190 Pts
4-Core 507
8-Core 514
70% 510 Pts
64-Core 491
33% 491 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 87.9%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
Asus(1043 8534) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4835
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
4.01% Terrible
Lighting 12.5
Reflection 18.7
Parallax 23.1
4% 18.1 fps
MRender 22.5
Gravity 7.4
Splatting 19.2
4% 16.4 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 4.01%
Great: 4%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$75
165GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 408 353 347 350 357 345 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 464
Write 438
Mixed 413
SusWrite 360
94% 419 MB/s
4K Read 43
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 59.6
195% 67.9 MB/s
DQ Read 42.7
DQ Write 122
DQ Mixed 65.5
55% 76.8 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 105%
Great: 131%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$60
219GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 78 80 82 80 80 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
52.7% Above average
Read 104
Write 92.7
Mixed 62.1
SusWrite 78.7
62% 84.4 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
199% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 52.7%
Great: 87%
SONY WALKMAN 4GB
3GB free, PID 0b83
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 9.9 10 10 10 10 10 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
23.8% Poor
Read 8.5
Write 9.7
Mixed 9.2
SusWrite 10
13% 9.35 MB/s
4K Read 5.6
4K Write 6.2
4K Mixed 5.5
419% 5.77 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 23.8%
Great: 24%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Sniper DDR3 1866 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
72.7% Very good
MC Read 25.9
MC Write 26.4
MC Mixed 22.6
71% 25 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 24.1
SC Mixed 23.2
64% 22.4 GB/s
Latency 51.9
77% 51.9 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 72.7%
Great: 73%
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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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Desktop
Desktop 76%
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Asus Z97-AR - $208

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $1,025
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