Asrock Z97 Killer

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (27th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 73 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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 41.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics87.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Killer  (all builds)
Memory3.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150512
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 11 '19 at 22:25
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing below expectations (27th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-4460-$185
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
41.9% Average
1-Core 89.6
2-Core 150
58% 120 Pts
4-Core 158
8-Core 166
22% 162 Pts
64-Core 154
10% 154 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 41.9%
Great: 66%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$325
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 441.12
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
87.5% Excellent
Lighting 368
Reflection 299
Parallax 351
97% 339 fps
MRender 289
Gravity 300
Splatting 194
88% 261 fps
Poor: 77%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 91%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Red 2TB (2012)-$70
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 89 100 120 115 122 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
48.4% Average
Read 64.2
Write 75.2
Mixed 52.7
SusWrite 104
54% 74.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
138% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 48.4%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
44.2% Average
MC Read 13.8
MC Write 17.1
MC Mixed 14.9
44% 15.3 GB/s
SC Read 10.9
SC Write 16.4
SC Mixed 13.7
39% 13.7 GB/s
Latency 92
44% 92 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 44.2%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
Desktop 77%
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Killer - $169

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $971
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