Asrock Z97 Pro4

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 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 79.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Boot Drive103% 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.
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.
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Pro4  (all builds)
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150512
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 07 '20 at 09:46
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU0%

 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 i5-4460-$186
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
79.3% Very good
Memory 94.1
1-Core 98.3
2-Core 192
77% 128 Pts
4-Core 376
8-Core 370
51% 373 Pts
64-Core 378
25% 378 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 79.3%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Extreme II 120GB-$130
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1311
SusWrite @10s intervals: 290 318 306 314 318 318 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 504
Write 291
Mixed 237
SusWrite 311
75% 336 MB/s
4K Read 34.5
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 40.3
163% 61.9 MB/s
DQ Read 338
DQ Write 286
DQ Mixed 150
157% 258 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 103%
Great: 101%
WD WD2002FYPS-01U1B0 2TB
2TB free
Firmware: 04.05G05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 30 32 32 32 32 31 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
39.8% Below average
Read 108
Write 32
Mixed 35.8
SusWrite 31.3
38% 51.7 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.6
122% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 39.8%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
63.4% Good
MC Read 22.4
MC Write 23.1
MC Mixed 20.3
63% 21.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 18.8
SC Mixed 19.9
54% 18.8 GB/s
Latency 59.5
67% 59.5 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 63.4%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 53%
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Desktop
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Pro4 - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $819
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