Asus Z97-AR

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics64.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive118% 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.
MotherboardAsus Z97-AR  (all builds)
Memory5.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit 色彩
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180418
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 18 '20 at 11:05
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User TWN-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4460-$190
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
77.5% Very good
Memory 92.6
1-Core 100
2-Core 195
77% 129 Pts
4-Core 360
8-Core 376
50% 368 Pts
64-Core 378
25% 378 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-$217
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 432.00
Performing below potential (73rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
64.4% Good
Lighting 292
Reflection 217
Parallax 242
77% 250 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 240
Splatting 178
64% 188 fps
Poor: 57%
This bench: 64.4%
Great: 67%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$45
200GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 42B2S7JA Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 270 244 237 242 238 237 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 585
Write 529
Mixed 601
SusWrite 244
110% 490 MB/s
4K Read 50
4K Write 95.8
4K Mixed 48.6
189% 64.8 MB/s
DQ Read 494
DQ Write 514
DQ Mixed 366
313% 458 MB/s
Poor: 144%
This bench: 118%
Great: 280%
WD Purple 2TB (2014)-$68
1TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 114 119 118 118 119 115 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
67.2% Good
Read 117
Write 104
Mixed 66.8
SusWrite 117
74% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
182% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 67.2%
Great: 85%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
605GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 157 157 157 159 159 159 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
99.9% Outstanding
Read 190
Write 162
Mixed 107
SusWrite 158
113% 154 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.1
217% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 99.9%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
58.8% Above average
MC Read 21.5
MC Write 21.2
MC Mixed 18
58% 20.2 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 18.7
SC Mixed 18.7
51% 17.8 GB/s
Latency 62.9
64% 62.9 ns
Poor: 17%
This bench: 58.8%
Great: 61%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-AR Builds (Compare 1,192 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus Z97-AR - $208

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $966
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