Asrock Z97X Killer

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics79.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive97.3% 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 (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 months ago, 12 days ago.
MotherboardAsrock Z97X Killer  (all builds)
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150423
Uptime13.8 Days
Run DateMar 27 '20 at 02:20
Run Duration172 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 14%

 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 Extreme
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
84.7% Excellent
1-Core 132
2-Core 260
93% 196 Pts
4-Core 449
8-Core 693
73% 571 Pts
64-Core 699
47% 699 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 84.7%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$399
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 442.74
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
79.3% Very good
Lighting 310
Reflection 292
Parallax 309
82% 304 fps
MRender 204
Gravity 290
Splatting 230
80% 242 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 79.3%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$164
466GB free
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 236 370 428 432 426 438 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 460
Write 439
Mixed 414
SusWrite 388
96% 425 MB/s
4K Read 32.7
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 52
184% 71 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 350
DQ Mixed 363
273% 366 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 115%
Great: 134%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$75
70GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 230 204 191 192 189 188 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
97.3% Outstanding
Read 445
Write 430
Mixed 360
SusWrite 199
80% 359 MB/s
4K Read 32.5
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 42.3
168% 65.3 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 362
272% 363 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 97.3%
Great: 122%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$105
1TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 158 160 158 158 159 162 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
93.6% Outstanding
Read 166
Write 141
Mixed 79.8
SusWrite 159
100% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 3.6
4K Mixed 1
215% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 93.6%
Great: 110%
WD Blue 320GB (2008)-$26
190GB free
Firmware: 01.03A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 98 101 101 101 101 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
57% Above average
Read 97.8
Write 101
Mixed 65.5
SusWrite 100
67% 91.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.9
176% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 57%
Great: 59%
Hitachi Deskstar P7K500 320GB-$59
74GB free
Firmware: GM3OA52A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 59 60 60 60 60 60 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
34.5% Below average
Read 60.1
Write 55.8
Mixed 35.5
SusWrite 59.8
39% 52.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
156% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 34.5%
Great: 46%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2133 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
52.3% Above average
MC Read 18.2
MC Write 18.5
MC Mixed 15.8
50% 17.5 GB/s
SC Read 14.8
SC Write 19.7
SC Mixed 17.4
49% 17.3 GB/s
Latency 64.7
62% 64.7 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 52.3%
Great: 79%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97X Killer Builds (Compare 2,401 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asrock Z97X Killer - $195

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $998
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