Asus Z97-WS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 87.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics109% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive157% 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.
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
MotherboardAsus Z97-WS  (all builds)
Memory29.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160114
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 26 '20 at 05:18
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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 way above expectations (91st percentile)
87.6% Excellent
1-Core 130
2-Core 238
88% 184 Pts
4-Core 496
8-Core 658
76% 577 Pts
64-Core 650
44% 650 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 87.6%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
Asus(1043 85E8) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 432.00
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Lighting 406
Reflection 393
Parallax 446
107% 415 fps
MRender 257
Gravity 410
Splatting 261
110% 309 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 109%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$68
170GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 262 474 596 501 311 311 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
157% Outstanding
Read 731
Write 613
Mixed 416
SusWrite 409
121% 542 MB/s
4K Read 45.8
4K Write 145
4K Mixed 64.7
229% 85.1 MB/s
DQ Read 776
DQ Write 641
DQ Mixed 639
498% 685 MB/s
Poor: 142%
This bench: 157%
Great: 237%
SanDisk Cruzer Glide 16GB
14GB free, PID 5575
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 6.4 8.4 8.8 9.1 9.5 9.2 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
16.8% Very poor
Read 30.1
Write 13.3
Mixed 12.8
SusWrite 8.5
19% 16.2 MB/s
4K Read 5.6
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 1.1
160% 3.23 MB/s
Poor: 7%
This bench: 16.8%
Great: 16%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ares DDR3 2400 C11 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled
52.9% Above average
MC Read 18.5
MC Write 18.6
MC Mixed 15.8
50% 17.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 20.4
SC Mixed 18.8
52% 18.2 GB/s
Latency 66.6
60% 66.6 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 52.9%
Great: 89%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-WS Builds (Compare 484 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z97-WS - $318

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $1,275
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