Asus Z87-PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 52.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics93.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive45.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z87-PLUS  (all builds)
Memory10.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130517
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 08 '19 at 07:09
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 23%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-4670K-$300
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
52.3% Above average
1-Core 88.6
2-Core 200
66% 144 Pts
4-Core 249
8-Core 322
38% 285 Pts
64-Core 375
25% 375 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 52.3%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
EVGA(3842 6684) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 432.0
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
93.1% Outstanding
Lighting 369
Reflection 322
Parallax 365
97% 352 fps
MRender 208
Gravity 350
Splatting 212
93% 257 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 93.1%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force 3 120GB-$109
9GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5.02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 69 64 70 63 68 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
45.1% Average
Read 100
Write 118
Mixed 130
SusWrite 68
24% 104 MB/s
4K Read 17.3
4K Write 86.7
4K Mixed 26.6
106% 43.5 MB/s
DQ Read 99.1
DQ Write 101
DQ Mixed 88.2
70% 96.2 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 45.1%
Great: 60%
WD Blue 250GB (2010)-$18
102GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 108 110 109 110 106 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
60.3% Good
Read 102
Write 99.7
Mixed 62.3
SusWrite 108
68% 93 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
138% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 60.3%
Great: 71%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$75
89GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 85 88 90 89 90 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
59.5% Above average
Read 120
Write 116
Mixed 62.2
SusWrite 86.7
71% 96.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
165% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 59.5%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
52.1% Above average
MC Read 19.4
MC Write 19.2
MC Mixed 16.6
53% 18.4 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 15.7
SC Mixed 12.6
37% 12.9 GB/s
Latency 66.8
60% 66.8 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 52.1%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-PLUS Builds (Compare 2,847 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus Z87-PLUS - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $967
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