Asus Z87-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (94th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 6 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 84%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics51.6% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive128% 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.
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.
Run History
1 month ago, 24 days ago.
MotherboardAsus Z87-A  (all builds)
Memory4.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140815
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 24 '20 at 09:10
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User PHL-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4770-$305
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
84% Excellent
Memory 92.9
1-Core 117
2-Core 228
85% 146 Pts
4-Core 406
8-Core 579
64% 492 Pts
64-Core 585
39% 585 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 84%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 570-$142
CLim: 1281 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 20.9.1
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
51.6% Above average
Lighting 202
Reflection 170
Parallax 259
53% 210 fps
MRender 138
Gravity 187
Splatting 126
52% 151 fps
Poor: 43%
This bench: 51.6%
Great: 53%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$43
183GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 462 477 392 342 345 344 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
128% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 478
Mixed 430
SusWrite 394
102% 453 MB/s
4K Read 48.3
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 63.9
215% 75.2 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 360
271% 362 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 128%
Great: 125%
Flash USB Disk 8GB
7GB free, PID 3234
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 17 18 18 18 18 18 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
10.1% Very poor
Read 23.3
Write 14.8
Mixed 6.8
SusWrite 18
20% 15.7 MB/s
4K Read 5.3
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.4
50% 2.07 MB/s
Poor: 2%
This bench: 10.1%
Great: 17%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HX316C10F/4 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1632 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
61.2% Good
MC Read 22.9
MC Write 22
MC Mixed 17.5
59% 20.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 21.5
SC Mixed 21
57% 19.9 GB/s
Latency 62.3
64% 62.3 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 61.2%
Great: 61%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z87-A Builds (Compare 2,871 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus Z87-A - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $850
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