Asus Z87-K

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 131%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 83%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics179% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive121% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus Z87-K  (all builds)
Memory28.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141105
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateOct 10 '19 at 10:30
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User JPN-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790-$299
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
83% Excellent
Memory 92
1-Core 116
2-Core 210
83% 140 Pts
4-Core 401
8-Core 568
63% 484 Pts
64-Core 565
38% 565 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 83%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,300
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing below potential (56th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
179% Outstanding
Lighting 641
Reflection 602
Parallax 793
168% 679 fps
MRender 549
Gravity 635
Splatting 324
181% 503 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 179%
Great: 201%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDS500G2B0A 500GB
364GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61190WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 423 419 414 431 427 427 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 485
Mixed 316
SusWrite 424
97% 433 MB/s
4K Read 40.5
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 54.2
190% 69 MB/s
DQ Read 369
DQ Write 325
DQ Mixed 288
232% 327 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 121%
Great: 119%
Team T253X2256G 256GB
34GB free
Firmware: S0509A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 395 103 46 40 40 41 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
54.9% Above average
Read 509
Write 443
Mixed 32.5
SusWrite 111
60% 274 MB/s
4K Read 31.8
4K Write 41.4
4K Mixed 1.5
72% 24.9 MB/s
DQ Read 183
DQ Write 200
DQ Mixed 1.5
54% 128 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 54.9%
Great: 100%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
776GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 171 170 171 169 168 168 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
99.4% Outstanding
Read 177
Write 178
Mixed 90.8
SusWrite 169
112% 154 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.2
250% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 99.4%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston termiter 9.A01LF ACR16D3LU1MNG/8G termiter 9.A01LF ACR16D3LU1MNG/8G 32GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
58.2% Above average
MC Read 21.8
MC Write 21
MC Mixed 16.5
56% 19.8 GB/s
SC Read 15.1
SC Write 21.1
SC Mixed 20.1
54% 18.8 GB/s
Latency 64.1
62% 64.1 ns

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-K Builds (Compare 7,462 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
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Desktop
Desktop 76%
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Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus Z87-K - $134

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $886
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