Asus GRYPHON Z87

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 105%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics77.5% 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 Drive122% 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.
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 GRYPHON Z87  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140815
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 14 '19 at 07:42
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
83.6% Excellent
1-Core 127
2-Core 232
86% 179 Pts
4-Core 465
8-Core 627
71% 546 Pts
64-Core 636
43% 636 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 83.6%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
77.5% Very good
Lighting 274
Reflection 249
Parallax 240
72% 254 fps
MRender 203
Gravity 285
Splatting 230
78% 239 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$55
179GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 341 297 297 298 285 288 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 489
Mixed 419
SusWrite 301
96% 427 MB/s
4K Read 46.2
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 62.9
217% 78.4 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 361
270% 360 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 122%
Great: 125%
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$249
871GB free
Firmware: 4B6Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 697 729 731 749 768 764 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
233% Outstanding
Read 1,396
Write 1167
Mixed 873
SusWrite 740
234% 1,044 MB/s
4K Read 53.7
4K Write 169
4K Mixed 77.2
270% 99.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,196
DQ Write 1,005
DQ Mixed 1,067
809% 1,090 MB/s
Poor: 173%
This bench: 233%
Great: 365%
Samsung 850 EVO 250GB
5.5TB free
Firmware: A4GNW91X
SusWrite @10s intervals: 181 185 189 194 184 185 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Read 182
Write 180
Mixed 71
SusWrite 186
35% 155 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 6
4K Mixed 0.7
6% 2.6 MB/s
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLE8G3D1869DE1TX0. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
69.9% Good
MC Read 24.9
MC Write 25.4
MC Mixed 21.8
69% 24 GB/s
SC Read 18.5
SC Write 22.8
SC Mixed 21.6
60% 21 GB/s
Latency 52.4
76% 52.4 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 69.9%
Great: 72%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GRYPHON Z87 Builds (Compare 1,713 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus GRYPHON Z87 - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 44% - Average Total price: $1,006
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