Asus Z97-PRO GAMER

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 79.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics87.6% 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 Drive46.9% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 11 years and 6 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
16 months ago, 14 months ago.
MotherboardAsus Z97-PRO GAMER  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20151111
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 24 '19 at 13:29
Run Duration165 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 16%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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-$350
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
79.3% Very good
Memory 87
1-Core 110
2-Core 219
80% 139 Pts
4-Core 386
8-Core 573
62% 479 Pts
64-Core 570
38% 570 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 79.3%
Great: 89%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.30
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
87.6% Excellent
Lighting 117
Reflection 94.7
Parallax 102
95% 104 fps
MRender 98.6
Gravity 98.5
Splatting 102
80% 99.8 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 87.6%
Great: 87%
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
Asus(1043 8534) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.14.4264
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
3.4% Terrible
Lighting 4.4
Reflection 7.85
Parallax 7.78
4% 6.68 fps
MRender 10.9
Gravity 2.67
Splatting 9.04
3% 7.52 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 3.4%
Great: 3%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 830 128GB-$109
12GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXM0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 119 82 65 58 61 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
46.9% Average
Read 339
Write 167
Mixed 146
SusWrite 86.8
41% 185 MB/s
4K Read 19.4
4K Write 35
4K Mixed 18.8
72% 24.4 MB/s
DQ Read 212
DQ Write 59.7
DQ Mixed 91.5
79% 121 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 46.9%
Great: 78%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$70
55GB free
Firmware: EMT0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 391 309 310 310 311 304 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 470
Write 442
Mixed 382
SusWrite 322
91% 404 MB/s
4K Read 41.6
4K Write 145
4K Mixed 60
217% 82.2 MB/s
DQ Read 46.6
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 114
112% 169 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 114%
Great: 123%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 137 138 138 136 138 138 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
83.1% Excellent
Read 152
Write 92
Mixed 88.7
SusWrite 138
87% 118 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
193% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 83.1%
Great: 84%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB-$38
97GB free
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 5.9 8.2 9.5 2.5 7.9 3.3 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Read 0.5
Write 2.5
Mixed 0.8
SusWrite 6.2
2% 2.5 MB/s
4K Write 0.1
6% 0.1 MB/s
Poor: 32% Great: 74%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CL9-9-9 D3-1600 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (31st percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
50.7% Above average
MC Read 17.6
MC Write 18.3
MC Mixed 15.8
49% 17.2 GB/s
SC Read 13.3
SC Write 18.5
SC Mixed 16.3
46% 16 GB/s
Latency 70.5
57% 70.5 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 50.7%
Great: 63%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-PRO GAMER Builds (Compare 3,583 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus Z97-PRO GAMER - $258

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $1,016
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