Asrock Z97X Killer

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 87.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive95.2% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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
MotherboardAsrock Z97X Killer  (all builds)
Memory26.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180306
Uptime1 Days
Run DateDec 21 '19 at 07:24
Run Duration163 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
87.6% Excellent
Memory 92
1-Core 139
2-Core 228
90% 153 Pts
4-Core 448
8-Core 665
72% 557 Pts
64-Core 702
47% 702 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 87.6%
Great: 94%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Ignite 240GB-$123
79GB free
Firmware: SAFM01.6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 384 386 413 417 403 405 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 498
Write 491
Mixed 384
SusWrite 401
100% 443 MB/s
4K Read 32.6
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 42.6
162% 61.8 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 266
DQ Mixed 191
177% 275 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 108%
Great: 105%
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$250
153GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 387 388 414 420 407 406 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
129% Outstanding
Read 489
Write 456
Mixed 414
SusWrite 404
99% 441 MB/s
4K Read 45.1
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 64.5
219% 79.4 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 349
DQ Mixed 363
273% 364 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 129%
Great: 133%
Patriot Ignite 240GB-$123
47GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 251 172 190 185 246 227 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
95.2% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 101
Mixed 300
SusWrite 212
61% 278 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 40.2
155% 59.4 MB/s
DQ Read 327
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 26.5
104% 230 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 95.2%
Great: 105%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 175 175 176 172 158 177 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
98.5% Outstanding
Read 172
Write 142
Mixed 84
SusWrite 172
104% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 98.5%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C10 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
55.8% Above average
MC Read 19.4
MC Write 20.4
MC Mixed 16.9
54% 18.9 GB/s
SC Read 15
SC Write 21
SC Mixed 18
51% 18 GB/s
Latency 64
62% 64 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 55.8%
Great: 61%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97X Killer Builds (Compare 2,690 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 62%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97X Killer - $195

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Average Total price: $1,023
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