Asrock Z97 Anniversary

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 98.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive112% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Anniversary  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180308
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 13 '21 at 21:24
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
98.3% Outstanding
Memory 97.4
1-Core 137
2-Core 271
96% 168 Pts
4-Core 542
8-Core 728
83% 635 Pts
64-Core 726
49% 726 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 98.3%
Great: 93%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 EVO M.2 500GB
231GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT21B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 369 302 300 301 297 294 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 484
Mixed 452
SusWrite 310
98% 438 MB/s
4K Read 45
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 63
215% 77.5 MB/s
DQ Read 184
DQ Write 63
DQ Mixed 154
106% 134 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 112%
Great: 128%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$30
447GB free
Firmware: CC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 151 151 151 150 151 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
86% Excellent
Read 149
Write 120
Mixed 76
SusWrite 151
91% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 86%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
76.6% Very good
MC Read 28.2
MC Write 27.9
MC Mixed 22.2
75% 26.1 GB/s
SC Read 21.1
SC Write 25.7
SC Mixed 26.4
70% 24.4 GB/s
Latency 48.7
82% 48.7 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 76.6%
Great: 63%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Anniversary - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $853
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