Asus Z97-PRO (Wi-Fi ac)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
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 brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics3.4% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (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.
MotherboardAsus Z97-PRO (Wi-Fi ac)  (all builds)
Memory10.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180418
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 19 '19 at 08:36
Run Duration184 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790-$320
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
84.8% Excellent
Memory 94.9
1-Core 119
2-Core 225
86% 146 Pts
4-Core 407
8-Core 560
63% 484 Pts
64-Core 614
41% 614 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 84.8%
Great: 86%
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. 20.19.15.4624
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
3.4% Terrible
Lighting 13.2
Reflection 19.8
Parallax 24.8
4% 19.3 fps
MRender 23.6
Gravity 7.9
Splatting 20.3
3% 17.3 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 3.4%
Great: 3%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
120GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 7103
Write 5934
Mixed 6,316
1,438% 6,451 MB/s
4K Read 614
4K Write 357
4K Mixed 425
1,665% 466 MB/s
DQ Read 1,310
DQ Write 780
DQ Mixed 1,084
797% 1,058 MB/s
Poor: 75% Great: 133%
Samsung 860 Evo 2TB-$298
243GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 492 492 492 493 492 493 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
135% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 491
Mixed 445
SusWrite 492
110% 486 MB/s
4K Read 45.3
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 63.5
218% 78.9 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 362
272% 364 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 135%
Great: 134%
WD Black 3TB (2013)-$138
744GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 127 129 130 130 131 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
71.7% Very good
Read 120
Write 114
Mixed 75.8
SusWrite 129
81% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 3.5
4K Mixed 1
209% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 71.7%
Great: 99%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$93
143GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 78 81 83 83 82 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
56.6% Above average
Read 116
Write 115
Mixed 81
SusWrite 81.1
72% 98.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
194% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 56.6%
Great: 83%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1632 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
59.3% Above average
MC Read 20.6
MC Write 22.3
MC Mixed 17.1
57% 20 GB/s
SC Read 16.3
SC Write 21.8
SC Mixed 18.3
54% 18.8 GB/s
Latency 57.4
70% 57.4 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 59.3%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-PRO(Wi-Fi ac) Builds (Compare 3,411 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z97-PRO (Wi-Fi ac)

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