Asus Z87-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 100%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 75.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics114% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive68.6% 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)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140815
Uptime1 Days
Run DateOct 20 '19 at 12:02
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
75.7% Very good
1-Core 112
2-Core 222
78% 167 Pts
4-Core 425
8-Core 568
65% 497 Pts
64-Core 571
38% 571 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 75.7%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon-VII-$841
Ram: 16GB, Driver: 19.9.2
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Lighting 404
Reflection 263
Parallax 692
117% 453 fps
MRender 218
Gravity 450
Splatting 334
110% 334 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 114%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 830 128GB-$109
43GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXM03B1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 201 193 211 217 195 164 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
68.6% Good
Read 474
Write 197
Mixed 212
SusWrite 197
60% 270 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 58.1
4K Mixed 24.7
97% 35.2 MB/s
DQ Read 289
DQ Write 70.4
DQ Mixed 107
97% 155 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 68.6%
Great: 75%
Intel 520 Series 240GB-$155
177GB free
Firmware: 400i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 353 358 354 361 354 363 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 59% Great: 97%
Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$96
758GB free
Firmware: P3CR010 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 565 574 573 580 588 592 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
165% Outstanding
Read 726
Write 655
Mixed 606
SusWrite 579
144% 642 MB/s
4K Read 54.7
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 70.6
238% 82.6 MB/s
DQ Read 682
DQ Write 526
DQ Mixed 273
294% 494 MB/s
Poor: 165%
This bench: 165%
Great: 281%
Hitachi HDT721050SLA360 500GB-$66
252GB free
Firmware: ST3OA3AA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 105 102 105 105 105 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
59.1% Above average
Read 102
Write 101
Mixed 52.3
SusWrite 104
66% 89.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
162% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 59.1%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G3D18ADS3.16FE 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing below potential (13th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
39.2% Below average
MC Read 13.1
MC Write 12.8
MC Mixed 11.2
35% 12.4 GB/s
SC Read 11.9
SC Write 13
SC Mixed 12.3
35% 12.4 GB/s
Latency 55.2
72% 55.2 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 39.2%
Great: 73%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-A Builds (Compare 8,316 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
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Desktop
Desktop 70%
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Workstation
Workstation 37%
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Motherboard: Asus Z87-A - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $919
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