Asus Z97-PRO (Wi-Fi ac)

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming 46%
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 79.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics60.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent 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.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Z97-PRO (Wi-Fi ac)  (all builds)
Memory21 GB free of 24 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit farver
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140930
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 20 '19 at 20:17
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User DNK-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4770-$277
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
79.9% Very good
Memory 93.6
1-Core 116
2-Core 227
85% 146 Pts
4-Core 357
8-Core 560
58% 458 Pts
64-Core 558
37% 558 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 79.9%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$340
CLim: 1665 MHz, MLim: 1957 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 432.0
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
60.4% Good
Lighting 75.3
Reflection 80.7
Parallax 71
61% 75.7 fps
MRender 83.5
Gravity 72.4
Splatting 64.5
60% 73.5 fps
Poor: 44%
This bench: 60.4%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 360GB
7GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 235 329 331 298 339 274 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
274% Outstanding
Read 655
Write 339
Mixed 263
SusWrite 301
286% 390 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.9
162% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 274%
Great: 274%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$100
279GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 65 65 67 67 67 66 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
37.5% Below average
Read 64.1
Write 59.5
Mixed 63.9
SusWrite 66.3
47% 63.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
117% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 37.5%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT41GU6AFR8A-PB 3x8GB
3 of 4 slots used
24GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1800 MHz
Performing below potential (20th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
37.4% Below average
MC Read 13.1
MC Write 12.2
MC Mixed 9.9
34% 11.7 GB/s
SC Read 11.7
SC Write 14.1
SC Mixed 12.3
36% 12.7 GB/s
Latency 60.7
66% 60.7 ns
Poor: 22%
This bench: 37.4%
Great: 53%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-PRO(Wi-Fi ac) Builds (Compare 1,643 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 45%
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus Z97-PRO (Wi-Fi ac)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $788
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