Asus Z97-C

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 81.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics72% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive180% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z97-C  (all builds)
Memory5.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160310
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 13 '19 at 01:57
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User BHR-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4690K-$189
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
81.5% Excellent
Memory 92.3
1-Core 113
2-Core 221
83% 142 Pts
4-Core 407
8-Core 423
56% 415 Pts
64-Core 428
29% 428 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 81.5%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$270
Zotac(19DA 3527) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing below potential (29th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
72% Very good
Lighting 296
Reflection 236
Parallax 269
78% 267 fps
MRender 215
Gravity 254
Splatting 178
72% 215 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 72%
Great: 80%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$170
884GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 307 522 562 579 591 608 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
180% Outstanding
Read 700
Write 617
Mixed 633
SusWrite 528
139% 620 MB/s
4K Read 63.4
4K Write 139
4K Mixed 84.8
278% 95.7 MB/s
DQ Read 778
DQ Write 680
DQ Mixed 1,102
724% 853 MB/s
Poor: 218%
This bench: 180%
Great: 355%
Samsung STORY Station 3 2TB
1TB free, PID 6054
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 100 100 100 100 101 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
37.5% Below average
Read 62
Write 35.8
Mixed 53.8
SusWrite 101
87% 63.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
104% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 37.5%
Great: 54%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5471-056.A00LF 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
33.4% Below average
MC Read 10.8
MC Write 11.5
MC Mixed 9.6
30% 10.6 GB/s
SC Read 8.3
SC Write 10.3
SC Mixed 10.8
28% 9.8 GB/s
Latency 63.4
63% 63.4 ns
Poor: 22%
This bench: 33.4%
Great: 34%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-C Builds (Compare 458 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus Z97-C - $256

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Average Total price: $1,084
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