Asus Z87-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics33.8% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive68.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
7 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardAsus Z87-A  (all builds)
Memory28 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130517
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 22 '19 at 05:23
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4770K-$293
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
77.6% Very good
1-Core 117
2-Core 238
83% 178 Pts
4-Core 422
8-Core 636
68% 530 Pts
64-Core 636
43% 636 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 77.6%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7950-$290
Gigabyte(1458 254C) 3GB
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 19.4.1
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
33.8% Below average
Lighting 135
Reflection 84.2
Parallax 193
35% 137 fps
MRender 64.3
Gravity 131
Splatting 90.7
34% 95.3 fps
Poor: 27%
This bench: 33.8%
Great: 34%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 120GB-$109
67GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT08B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 130 123 125 131 132 133 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
68.1% Good
Read 440
Write 132
Mixed 126
SusWrite 129
45% 207 MB/s
4K Read 26.7
4K Write 85.6
4K Mixed 19.4
111% 43.9 MB/s
DQ Read 334
DQ Write 126
DQ Mixed 48.2
84% 169 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 68.1%
Great: 73%
WD Blue 4TB (2015)-$85
3.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 175 173 172 172 174 177 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 177
Write 169
Mixed 94.9
SusWrite 174
113% 154 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.1
212% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 101%
Great: 105%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$44
931GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 173 167 171 183 179 177 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
99.6% Outstanding
Read 172
Write 159
Mixed 35.7
SusWrite 175
98% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.7
150% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 99.6%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F3-14900CL10-8GBXL 1315 BLS8G3D1609DS1S00. 0420 F3-14900CL10-8GBXL 1315 BLS8G3D1609DS1S00. 32GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
57.9% Above average
MC Read 19.1
MC Write 21.7
MC Mixed 17.7
56% 19.5 GB/s
SC Read 15.4
SC Write 22.5
SC Mixed 20.9
56% 19.6 GB/s
Latency 64.4
62% 64.4 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 57.9%
Great: 58%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-A Builds (Compare 9,106 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus Z87-A - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $841
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