Asus Z97-PRO (Wi-Fi ac)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 23%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 90.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics18.9% 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 Drive42.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus Z97-PRO (Wi-Fi ac)  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151027
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 17 '20 at 07:13
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
90.2% Outstanding
Memory 92.9
1-Core 127
2-Core 246
90% 155 Pts
4-Core 505
8-Core 506
69% 506 Pts
64-Core 512
34% 512 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 90.2%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7850-$174
MSI(1462 2730) 2GB
CLim: 900 MHz, MLim: 1200 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 20.4.2
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
18.9% Very poor
Lighting 81.2
Reflection 75.6
Parallax 102
21% 86.1 fps
MRender 53.3
Gravity 67.5
Splatting 78.4
19% 66.4 fps
Poor: 17%
This bench: 18.9%
Great: 21%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$28
167GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKB1D1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 205 168 179 179 203 184 MB/s
Performing below potential (17th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
42.1% Average
Read 214
Write 114
Mixed 152
SusWrite 186
37% 167 MB/s
4K Read 19.2
4K Write 31.4
4K Mixed 17
68% 22.5 MB/s
DQ Read 34.7
DQ Write 37
DQ Mixed 32.5
25% 34.7 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 42.1%
Great: 91%
WD Green 1TB (2010)-$52
931GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 75 68 69 66 66 67 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
42.9% Average
Read 80.7
Write 82
Mixed 63.7
SusWrite 68.4
54% 73.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.8
165% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 42.9%
Great: 60%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$40
574GB free
Firmware: CC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 90 102 111 111 109 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
58.9% Above average
Read 103
Write 89.8
Mixed 72
SusWrite 102
68% 91.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
167% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 58.9%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Savage DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
65.2% Good
MC Read 23
MC Write 23.5
MC Mixed 20.6
64% 22.4 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 24
SC Mixed 20.8
60% 21 GB/s
Latency 62.3
64% 62.3 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 65.2%
Great: 61%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-PRO(Wi-Fi ac) Builds (Compare 847 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus Z97-PRO (Wi-Fi ac)

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