Asrock Z97 Anniversary

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 88.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics94.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Anniversary  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140611
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 16 '19 at 10:14
Run Duration151 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
88.6% Excellent
1-Core 134
2-Core 244
91% 189 Pts
4-Core 509
8-Core 702
79% 606 Pts
64-Core 705
47% 705 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 88.6%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
94.3% Outstanding
Lighting 372
Reflection 362
Parallax 381
96% 372 fps
MRender 213
Gravity 375
Splatting 241
92% 276 fps
Poor: 78%
This bench: 94.3%
Great: 103%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$75
232GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 6,725
Write 6,004
Mixed 6,198
1,408% 6,309 MB/s
4K Read 620
4K Write 338
4K Mixed 416
1,652% 458 MB/s
DQ Read 1,243
DQ Write 1,004
DQ Mixed 1,014
789% 1,087 MB/s
Poor: 75% Great: 131%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$30
804GB free
Firmware: MS2OA7L0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 149 134 134 142 137 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
92.7% Outstanding
Read 179
Write 168
Mixed 37.2
SusWrite 144
96% 132 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.6
137% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 92.7%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
60.6% Good
MC Read 22.1
MC Write 21.4
MC Mixed 17.3
58% 20.3 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 24.3
SC Mixed 20.3
59% 20.8 GB/s
Latency 59.6
67% 59.6 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 60.6%
Great: 86%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 Anniversary Builds (Compare 4,260 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Anniversary - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 42% - Average Total price: $738
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