Asrock Z97 Extreme6

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 91.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics77.9% 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Extreme6  (all builds)
Memory9.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140915
Uptime2.9 Days
Run DateSep 17 '20 at 03:18
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing as expected (57th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4690K-$189
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
91.8% Outstanding
Memory 94.1
1-Core 133
2-Core 244
91% 157 Pts
4-Core 515
8-Core 526
71% 521 Pts
64-Core 527
35% 527 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 91.8%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
PNY(196E 119D) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 445.87
Performing below potential (51st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
77.9% Very good
Lighting 301
Reflection 296
Parallax 305
79% 301 fps
MRender 204
Gravity 285
Splatting 229
78% 239 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Microsoft Storage Space Device 498GB
88GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 51 53 568 918 375 58 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 67% Great: 126%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$32
471GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 101 83 121 130 143 141 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
77.6% Very good
Read 150
Write 156
Mixed 88.7
SusWrite 120
94% 129 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.2
237% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 77.6%
Great: 108%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$59
794GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 97 93 98 98 98 98 MB/s
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
55.5% Above average
Read 96
Write 102
Mixed 70
SusWrite 97.1
67% 91.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
187% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 55.5%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F3-12800CL9-4GBRL 0420 F3-12800CL9-4GBXL 0420 F3-12800CL9-4GBRL 0420 F3-12800CL9-4GBXL 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
60.8% Good
MC Read 21.3
MC Write 22.4
MC Mixed 18.9
60% 20.9 GB/s
SC Read 16.2
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 16.9
53% 18.4 GB/s
Latency 59.4
67% 59.4 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 60.8%
Great: 64%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 Extreme6 Builds (Compare 930 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Extreme6 - $207

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $1,069
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