Asus Z97-K/USB 3.1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics128% 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 Drive93.7% 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 (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus Z97-K/USB 3.1  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160317
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 26 '20 at 17:53
Run Duration181 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
83.6% Excellent
Memory 93.5
1-Core 130
2-Core 236
89% 153 Pts
4-Core 397
8-Core 676
68% 537 Pts
64-Core 669
45% 669 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 83.6%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$698
Nvidia(10DE 1E87) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
128% Outstanding
Lighting 517
Reflection 430
Parallax 516
136% 488 fps
MRender 396
Gravity 450
Splatting 250
129% 365 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 128%
Great: 131%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 256GB-$116
157GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 211 230 221 237 242 239 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
93.7% Outstanding
Read 439
Write 326
Mixed 312
SusWrite 230
73% 327 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 43.3
161% 61.8 MB/s
DQ Read 268
DQ Write 300
DQ Mixed 147
149% 239 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 93.7%
Great: 96%
Intenso SATA III SSD 480GB
355GB free
Firmware: SBFM61.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 212 261 281 151 93 95 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
92.9% Outstanding
Read 460
Write 204
Mixed 324
SusWrite 182
65% 292 MB/s
4K Read 39.3
4K Write 95.9
4K Mixed 44
167% 59.7 MB/s
DQ Read 253
DQ Write 300
DQ Mixed 212
178% 255 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 92.9%
Great: 106%
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
62GB free
Firmware: 3B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 386 367 322 324 326 325 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
141% Outstanding
Read 706
Write 595
Mixed 446
SusWrite 342
117% 522 MB/s
4K Read 44.3
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 52
200% 73.5 MB/s
DQ Read 763
DQ Write 627
DQ Mixed 653
500% 681 MB/s
Poor: 137%
This bench: 141%
Great: 233%
Crucial MX500 2TB-$215
298GB free
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 210 259 280 328 351 352 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 503
Write 450
Mixed 402
SusWrite 297
93% 413 MB/s
4K Read 31.4
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 53.5
173% 63.9 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 292
236% 334 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 108%
Great: 123%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$63
840GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 105 104 106 105 105 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
59.4% Above average
Read 102
Write 101
Mixed 76.5
SusWrite 104
71% 96 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
190% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 83%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Nanya M2F8G64CB8HD5N-DI 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
58.7% Above average
MC Read 21.1
MC Write 21.9
MC Mixed 18.5
59% 20.5 GB/s
SC Read 14.2
SC Write 20.6
SC Mixed 13
46% 15.9 GB/s
Latency 60.9
66% 60.9 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 58.7%
Great: 60%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-K/USB 3.1 Builds (Compare 379 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z97-K/USB 3.1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $883
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