Asus Z87-K

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Boot Drive84.2% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
3 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardAsus Z87-K  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141105
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateSep 12 '19 at 14:02
Run Duration159 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
68.3% Good
1-Core 110
2-Core 209
76% 160 Pts
4-Core 353
8-Core 575
59% 464 Pts
64-Core 586
39% 586 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 68.3%
Great: 84%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SUV500120G 120GB
22GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 003056R6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 118 76 47 55 26 39 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
84.2% Excellent
Read 491
Write 305
Mixed 297
SusWrite 60.2
64% 288 MB/s
4K Read 40.7
4K Write 98.2
4K Mixed 45.8
172% 61.6 MB/s
DQ Read 277
DQ Write 80.9
DQ Mixed 144
116% 168 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 85%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$38
28GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 113 113 114 119 120 MB/s
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
68% Good
Read 121
Write 125
Mixed 84
SusWrite 115
82% 111 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.1
222% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 68%
Great: 109%
WD Blue 2.5" 320GB (2009)-$18
286GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 86 84 84 86 86 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
48.6% Average
Read 84.2
Write 85
Mixed 40.5
SusWrite 84.9
54% 73.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
132% 1 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 48.6%
Great: 42%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB
842GB free, PID b200
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 131 132 131 132 131 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
50.4% Above average
Read 138
Write 136
Mixed 20.2
SusWrite 131
138% 106 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.5
39% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 50.4%
Great: 52%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
58.7% Above average
MC Read 20.7
MC Write 21.1
MC Mixed 17.8
57% 19.9 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 20.9
SC Mixed 20
54% 19 GB/s
Latency 61.3
65% 61.3 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 58.7%
Great: 61%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 55%
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Desktop
Desktop 69%
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Workstation
Workstation 36%
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Motherboard: Asus Z87-K - $134

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $778
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