Asus Z87-PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 79.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics81.5% 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.
Run History
11 months ago, 11 months ago.
MotherboardAsus Z87-PLUS  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130819
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateOct 20 '19 at 13:51
Run Duration173 Seconds
Run User CYP-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing above expectations (69th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4770K-$270
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
79.1% Very good
Memory 92.4
1-Core 106
2-Core 198
79% 132 Pts
4-Core 356
8-Core 569
59% 463 Pts
64-Core 568
38% 568 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 79.1%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.15
Performing below potential (72nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
81.5% Excellent
Lighting 315
Reflection 301
Parallax 319
83% 312 fps
MRender 209
Gravity 299
Splatting 234
82% 247 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 81.5%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$100
25GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 497
Write 483
Mixed 391
102% 457 MB/s
4K Read 44
4K Write 96.2
4K Mixed 54.6
188% 64.9 MB/s
DQ Read 367
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 231
206% 310 MB/s
Poor: 64% Great: 115%
Toshiba OCZ TL100 240GB-$91
96GB free
Firmware: SBFZ10.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 249 111 96 97 96 97 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
88.4% Excellent
Read 470
Write 329
Mixed 362
SusWrite 124
72% 321 MB/s
4K Read 38.8
4K Write 92.8
4K Mixed 38.2
157% 56.6 MB/s
DQ Read 330
DQ Write 321
DQ Mixed 211
190% 287 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 88.4%
Great: 87%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$100
47GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 268 260 275 275 275 256 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 501
Write 290
Mixed 341
SusWrite 268
78% 350 MB/s
4K Read 45
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 58
200% 70.6 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 237
211% 318 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 115%
Great: 115%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$38
206GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 140 142 141 141 142 143 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
81.3% Excellent
Read 142
Write 131
Mixed 82.2
SusWrite 141
91% 124 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.2
232% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 81.3%
Great: 108%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$38
216GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 132 132 135 135 135 135 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
85.1% Excellent
Read 162
Write 161
Mixed 100
SusWrite 134
103% 139 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 1
221% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1866 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
67.6% Good
MC Read 24.3
MC Write 25.3
MC Mixed 21.7
68% 23.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 19.1
SC Mixed 21.6
56% 19.5 GB/s
Latency 63.3
63% 63.3 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 67.6%
Great: 79%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-PLUS Builds (Compare 848 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus Z87-PLUS - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $995
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