Asus Z87-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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.
Graphics75.2% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive75.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
MotherboardAsus Z87-A  (all builds)
Memory10 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140815
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 18 '19 at 09:26
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd 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 as expected (56th percentile)
76.8% Very good
Memory 89.4
1-Core 116
2-Core 199
80% 135 Pts
4-Core 348
8-Core 524
56% 436 Pts
64-Core 559
38% 559 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$350
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.71
Performing below potential (26th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
75.2% Very good
Lighting 293
Reflection 284
Parallax 295
77% 290 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 273
Splatting 222
76% 232 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 75.2%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SHSS37A480G 480GB
189GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 00.r
SusWrite @10s intervals: 253 216 173 404 127 429 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
75.2% Very good
Read 338
Write 448
Mixed 300
SusWrite 267
76% 338 MB/s
4K Read 27.9
4K Write 90.9
4K Mixed 37.4
138% 52.1 MB/s
DQ Read 28.5
DQ Write 93.3
DQ Mixed 36.1
35% 52.6 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 75.2%
Great: 109%
WD Green 4TB (2013)-$136
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 121 122 122 122 121 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
64.6% Good
Read 105
Write 105
Mixed 81.3
SusWrite 120
76% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 1
184% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 64.6%
Great: 87%
WD Blue 4TB (2015)-$88
740GB free
Firmware: 0A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 94 94 96 95 94 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
52.2% Above average
Read 87.1
Write 87.7
Mixed 70.3
SusWrite 94.5
63% 84.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
159% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 52.2%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1360 MHz
Performing below potential (37th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
51.4% Above average
MC Read 17.8
MC Write 18.2
MC Mixed 15.7
49% 17.2 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 18.8
SC Mixed 17.6
49% 17.2 GB/s
Latency 68
59% 68 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 51.4%
Great: 78%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-A Builds (Compare 2,129 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus Z87-A - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $1,090
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