Asrock Z97 Anniversary

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 86%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 94.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics87.6% 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 Drive121% 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.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Anniversary  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180813
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 29 '20 at 22:49
Run Duration148 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
94.4% Outstanding
Memory 98.6
1-Core 134
2-Core 268
96% 167 Pts
4-Core 486
8-Core 701
77% 593 Pts
64-Core 697
47% 697 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 94.4%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega-64-$645
AMD(1002 0B36) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1630 MHz, MLim: 945 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.4.2
Performing below potential (11th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
87.6% Excellent
Lighting 322
Reflection 238
Parallax 497
85% 352 fps
MRender 189
Gravity 333
Splatting 300
88% 274 fps
Poor: 86%
This bench: 87.6%
Great: 104%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 250GB-$46
88GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 389 401 410 410 411 409 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 456
Mixed 441
SusWrite 405
102% 454 MB/s
4K Read 39.8
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 56.6
192% 69.1 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 273
230% 335 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 121%
Great: 124%
SSD 128GB 128GB
119GB free
Firmware: R0817B0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 382 393 397 397 398 398 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
92.5% Outstanding
Read 466
Write 409
Mixed 331
SusWrite 394
90% 400 MB/s
4K Read 32.2
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 21.1
140% 58 MB/s
DQ Read 87.4
DQ Write 329
DQ Mixed 26.9
73% 148 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 92.5%
Great: 127%
Samsung 750 EVO 500GB
256GB free
Firmware: MAT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 421 371 325 327 327 327 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 486
Mixed 366
SusWrite 350
96% 425 MB/s
4K Read 46.4
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 62.7
216% 77.2 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 349
DQ Mixed 346
265% 359 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 125%
Great: 123%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F3 DDR3 2400 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
86% Excellent
MC Read 31.8
MC Write 31.6
MC Mixed 25.9
85% 29.8 GB/s
SC Read 22.9
SC Write 24.8
SC Mixed 27.5
72% 25.1 GB/s
Latency 43.1
93% 43.1 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 86%
Great: 88%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 47%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Anniversary - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Average Total price: $923
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