Asrock Z97X Killer

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 86.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics34.8% 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 Drive99.6% 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.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB 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.
MotherboardAsrock Z97X Killer  (all builds)
Memory20.8 GB free of 24 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151012
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 09 '20 at 05:04
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
86.4% Excellent
Memory 90.7
1-Core 131
2-Core 258
91% 160 Pts
4-Core 442
8-Core 668
71% 555 Pts
64-Core 653
44% 653 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7970-$435
Asus(1043 0446) 3GB
CLim: 925 MHz, MLim: 1375 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 19.20
Performing below potential (9th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
34.8% Below average
Lighting 42.9
Reflection 29.8
Parallax 58.6
35% 43.8 fps
MRender 28.1
Gravity 46.1
Splatting 37.3
35% 37.2 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 34.8%
Great: 44%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 730 Series 480GB-$289
319GB free (System drive)
Firmware: L2010420
SusWrite @10s intervals: 456 441 444 401 371 378 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
99.6% Outstanding
Read 384
Write 429
Mixed 321
SusWrite 415
88% 387 MB/s
4K Read 31.3
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 35.7
146% 55.7 MB/s
DQ Read 350
DQ Write 305
DQ Mixed 318
241% 324 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 99.6%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown BLS8G3D1609ES2LX0. Kingston KHX1600C9D3/4GX 1315 BLS8G3D1609ES2LX0. Kingston KHX1600C9D3/4GX 24GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
8192, 4096, 8192, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
52.2% Above average
MC Read 18.5
MC Write 18.5
MC Mixed 15.7
50% 17.6 GB/s
SC Read 13.2
SC Write 19.3
SC Mixed 18.2
48% 16.9 GB/s
Latency 66.3
60% 66.3 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 52.2%
Great: 64%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97X Killer Builds (Compare 1,121 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asrock Z97X Killer - $195

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $983
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