Asus Z97-PRO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 78.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics32.3% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive81.7% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardAsus Z97-PRO  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140930
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 09 '20 at 14:19
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (58th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4690K-$189
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
78.5% Very good
Memory 87
1-Core 107
2-Core 192
77% 129 Pts
4-Core 423
8-Core 315
53% 369 Pts
64-Core 421
28% 421 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$150
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 432.00
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
32.3% Below average
Lighting 119
Reflection 82.8
Parallax 123
31% 108 fps
MRender 81.9
Gravity 119
Splatting 85.5
32% 95.5 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 32.3%
Great: 34%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$75
194GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 207 284 295 298 300 302 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
81.7% Excellent
Read 348
Write 320
Mixed 287
SusWrite 281
70% 309 MB/s
4K Read 30.6
4K Write 54.8
4K Mixed 42.7
130% 42.7 MB/s
DQ Read 239
DQ Write 188
DQ Mixed 211
159% 213 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 81.7%
Great: 123%
Seagate ST2000VM003-1CT164 2TB
2TB free
Firmware: SC12
SusWrite @10s intervals: 155 179 178 179 179 174 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
98.7% Outstanding
Read 170
Write 156
Mixed 75.4
SusWrite 174
105% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
151% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 98.7%
Great: 98%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (71st percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
53.7% Above average
MC Read 18.9
MC Write 19.4
MC Mixed 16.5
52% 18.3 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 19.3
SC Mixed 17.1
50% 17.5 GB/s
Latency 70.4
57% 70.4 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 53.7%
Great: 61%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-PRO Builds (Compare 2,170 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z97-PRO - $215

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Above average Total price: $1,033
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