Asus Z97-PRO GAMER

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 92%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics113% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive165% 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.
Very high background CPU (72%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
2 months ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardAsus Z97-PRO GAMER  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150521
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 20 '20 at 08:33
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 72%
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 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-$223
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
92% Outstanding
Memory 96.1
1-Core 129
2-Core 262
93% 162 Pts
4-Core 506
8-Core 519
70% 512 Pts
64-Core 516
35% 516 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 92%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2702 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 452.06
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
113% Outstanding
Lighting 439
Reflection 390
Parallax 418
115% 416 fps
MRender 251
Gravity 426
Splatting 258
113% 312 fps
Poor: 95%
This bench: 113%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$65
425GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 32A0T2IA Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 372 515 636 617 616 626 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
165% Outstanding
Read 641
Write 628
Mixed 549
SusWrite 564
134% 595 MB/s
4K Read 53.6
4K Write 127
4K Mixed 74.9
245% 85.3 MB/s
DQ Read 746
DQ Write 547
DQ Mixed 487
407% 593 MB/s
Poor: 161%
This bench: 165%
Great: 321%
Kingston HyperX 3K 120GB-$130
17GB free
Firmware: 506ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 114 105 106 109 101 MB/s
Performing below potential (48th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
73.2% Very good
Read 273
Write 194
Mixed 218
SusWrite 110
44% 199 MB/s
4K Read 32.6
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 33.8
153% 60.1 MB/s
DQ Read 215
DQ Write 216
DQ Mixed 133
122% 188 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 86%
Toshiba HDWQ140 4TB
124GB free
Firmware: FJ1M
SusWrite @10s intervals: 161 162 161 145 145 149 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
89.4% Excellent
Read 157
Write 156
Mixed 93
SusWrite 154
103% 140 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 1.1
240% 1.87 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 89.4%
Great: 114%
WD Red 2TB (2012)-$70
11GB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 77 81 81 83 80 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
42.9% Average
Read 69.2
Write 73.7
Mixed 58.7
SusWrite 79.9
52% 70.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.9
169% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 42.9%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
79% Very good
MC Read 28.2
MC Write 29.7
MC Mixed 25.6
80% 27.8 GB/s
SC Read 19.7
SC Write 23.8
SC Mixed 24
64% 22.5 GB/s
Latency 53.7
74% 53.7 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 79%
Great: 72%

 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
Workstation 40%
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Motherboard: Asus Z97-PRO GAMER - $258

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,046
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