Asus H97-PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 31%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 72.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics40.2% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive80.3% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus H97-PLUS  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151207
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 22 '19 at 13:54
Run Duration154 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4770-$305
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
72.6% Very good
Memory 83.9
1-Core 98.3
2-Core 180
72% 121 Pts
4-Core 331
8-Core 516
54% 423 Pts
64-Core 516
35% 516 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 72.6%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$395
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 430.64
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
40.2% Average
Lighting 154
Reflection 157
Parallax 170
40% 160 fps
MRender 139
Gravity 136
Splatting 118
40% 131 fps
Poor: 47%
This bench: 40.2%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 128GB-$160
40GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM06B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 242 254 238 116 113 110 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
80.3% Excellent
Read 422
Write 319
Mixed 255
SusWrite 179
66% 294 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 76.8
4K Mixed 34.9
123% 45.5 MB/s
DQ Read 354
DQ Write 295
DQ Mixed 118
145% 255 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 80.3%
Great: 110%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
41GB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 175 172 177 178 176 178 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 132
Mixed 83.2
SusWrite 176
105% 143 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
119% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 102%
Great: 113%
Seagate ST3500414CS 500GB
79GB free
Firmware: CA14
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 94 92 94 92 94 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
52.7% Above average
Read 89.8
Write 84.7
Mixed 49.5
SusWrite 93.7
58% 79.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
134% 1 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 52.7%
Great: 61%
WD Green 1TB (2011)-$52
106GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 70 66 67 68 67 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
46.6% Average
Read 94.5
Write 97.3
Mixed 67
SusWrite 67.2
60% 81.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.9
182% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
29.5% Poor
MC Read 9.3
MC Write 10.2
MC Mixed 8.6
27% 9.37 GB/s
SC Read 8.7
SC Write 9.7
SC Mixed 8.6
26% 9 GB/s
Latency 73.6
54% 73.6 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 29.5%
Great: 72%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical H97-PLUS Builds (Compare 1,263 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus H97-PLUS - $732

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $1,392
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