Asrock Z97 Extreme4/3.1

Performance Results

Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 52%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics76.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive36.7% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Extreme4/3.1  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 14 '21 at 16:49
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User MYS-User
Background CPU 26%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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-$221
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
84.4% Excellent
Memory 92.3
1-Core 115
2-Core 230
85% 146 Pts
4-Core 438
8-Core 461
61% 450 Pts
64-Core 462
31% 462 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 84.4%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
Zotac(19DA 1445) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.09
Performing below potential (39th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
76.7% Very good
Lighting 94.9
Reflection 108
Parallax 97.9
77% 100 fps
MRender 93.3
Gravity 95.2
Splatting 96
77% 94.8 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 87%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 480GB-$47
180GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKK1B3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 289 424 428 426 431 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
36.7% Below average
Read 172
Write 14.2
Mixed 15.2
SusWrite 340
30% 135 MB/s
4K Read 3.7
4K Write 10.7
4K Mixed 10.1
24% 8.17 MB/s
DQ Read 37.3
DQ Write 12.9
DQ Mixed 16.4
14% 22.2 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 36.7%
Great: 103%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5584-005.A00LF 0215 CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 99U5584-005.A00LF 0215 CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
61.1% Good
MC Read 22
MC Write 22.9
MC Mixed 18.1
60% 21 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 20.3
SC Mixed 20.8
54% 19 GB/s
Latency 63.6
63% 63.6 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 61.1%
Great: 61%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 Extreme4/3.1 Builds (Compare 52 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 64%
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 50%

Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Extreme4/3.1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $676
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