Asus Z97-K

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 89%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 76.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics98.1% 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 Drive112% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z97-K  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141104
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateNov 29 '19 at 20:54
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (46th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
76.1% Very good
1-Core 120
2-Core 242
85% 181 Pts
4-Core 396
8-Core 637
66% 516 Pts
64-Core 636
43% 636 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$400
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.8
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
98.1% Outstanding
Lighting 291
Reflection 266
Parallax 340
76% 299 fps
MRender 328
Gravity 342
Splatting 210
100% 293 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 98.1%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 128GB-$190
82GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 385 396 382 380 391 391 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 497
Write 442
Mixed 293
SusWrite 387
91% 405 MB/s
4K Read 36.5
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 45.8
172% 63.8 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 294
238% 335 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 112%
Great: 119%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
130GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 390 313 315 311 314 314 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
119% Outstanding
Read 494
Write 474
Mixed 387
SusWrite 326
94% 420 MB/s
4K Read 43
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 60.8
204% 73.3 MB/s
DQ Read 371
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 344
261% 351 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 119%
Great: 125%
General USB Flash Disk 2GB
2GB free, PID 1167
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 5.7 5.9 5.9 5.8 5.8 5.7 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
4.37% Terrible
Read 13.3
Write 5.3
Mixed 4.8
SusWrite 5.8
9% 7.3 MB/s
4K Read 5
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
18% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 4.37%
Great: 5%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G3D1609DS1S00. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
33.4% Below average
MC Read 11
MC Write 11
MC Mixed 9.4
30% 10.5 GB/s
SC Read 9.5
SC Write 10.9
SC Mixed 10.5
29% 10.3 GB/s
Latency 61.2
65% 61.2 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 33.4%
Great: 64%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-K Builds (Compare 7,937 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 53%
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Desktop
Desktop 76%
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Workstation
Workstation 52%
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Motherboard: Asus Z97-K - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $1,011
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HDDRAMUSB
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