Asus CROSSHAIR V FORMULA-Z

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 53.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics29.2% 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 Drive70.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Very high background CPU (55%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus CROSSHAIR V FORMULA-Z  (all builds)
Memory7.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121115
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 17 '20 at 04:52
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 55%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8350-$130
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
53.5% Above average
Memory 69.2
1-Core 62.3
2-Core 116
51% 82.5 Pts
4-Core 205
8-Core 391
37% 298 Pts
64-Core 403
27% 403 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 53.5%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$340
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 451.67
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
29.2% Poor
Lighting 97
Reflection 94
Parallax 109
26% 100 fps
MRender 90
Gravity 104
Splatting 69.9
30% 87.8 fps
Poor: 46%
This bench: 29.2%
Great: 57%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$42
72GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 237 271 259 322 331 348 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
70.7% Very good
Read 372
Write 125
Mixed 237
SusWrite 294
57% 257 MB/s
4K Read 22
4K Write 52.4
4K Mixed 26
94% 33.5 MB/s
DQ Read 232
DQ Write 163
DQ Mixed 172
135% 189 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 70.7%
Great: 125%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$36
930GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 194 195 198 198 198 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 204
Write 145
Mixed 77.6
SusWrite 193
113% 155 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.9
171% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 114%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1866 CL10 Series 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
42.7% Average
MC Read 17.6
MC Write 13.9
MC Mixed 16.4
46% 16 GB/s
SC Read 7.6
SC Write 7
SC Mixed 9.6
23% 8.07 GB/s
Latency 103
39% 103 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 42.7%
Great: 69%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical CROSSHAIR V FORMULA-Z Builds (Compare 2,173 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus CROSSHAIR V FORMULA-Z - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 42% - Average Total price: $830
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