Asrock Z97E-ITX/ac

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (30th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 70 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 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 76.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics41.5% 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 Drive104% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
13 months ago, 13 months ago.
MotherboardAsrock Z97E-ITX/ac  (all builds)
Memory3.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140610
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 12 '19 at 20:32
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 20%

 PC Performing below expectations (30th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
76.8% Very good
Memory 87.2
1-Core 110
2-Core 204
79% 134 Pts
4-Core 358
8-Core 548
58% 453 Pts
64-Core 573
38% 573 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$693
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (142 fps cap detected)
41.5% Average
Lighting 142
Reflection 143
Parallax 143
37% 143 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 142
Splatting 142
42% 142 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 41.5%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
127GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 362 237 241 241 236 234 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 482
Write 461
Mixed 369
SusWrite 258
88% 393 MB/s
4K Read 37.8
4K Write 91.4
4K Mixed 52
172% 60.4 MB/s
DQ Read 350
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 338
255% 342 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 104%
Great: 123%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
554GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 126 124 123 125 123 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
77.5% Very good
Read 146
Write 116
Mixed 68
SusWrite 124
83% 113 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
239% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5584-010.A00LF 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
52.2% Above average
MC Read 19.9
MC Write 18.2
MC Mixed 16.2
52% 18.1 GB/s
SC Read 13.6
SC Write 16.3
SC Mixed 15.2
43% 15 GB/s
Latency 70.2
57% 70.2 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 52.2%
Great: 59%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97E-ITX/ac Builds (Compare 134 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asrock Z97E-ITX/ac - $165

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Average Total price: $993
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