Asrock Z97X Killer

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 127%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 106%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 93.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics138% 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 Drive134% 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
1 month ago, 25 days ago.
MotherboardAsrock Z97X Killer  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180306
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 22 '21 at 20:31
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User BGR-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
93.8% Outstanding
Memory 92.9
1-Core 132
2-Core 266
93% 164 Pts
4-Core 516
8-Core 699
79% 607 Pts
64-Core 699
47% 699 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 93.8%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (59th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
138% Outstanding
Lighting 172
Reflection 190
Parallax 180
139% 181 fps
MRender 133
Gravity 176
Splatting 125
137% 145 fps
Poor: 118%
This bench: 138%
Great: 149%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$100
199GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 221 488 545 499 311 310 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
134% Outstanding
Read 613
Write 526
Mixed 385
SusWrite 396
108% 480 MB/s
4K Read 35.9
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 46.8
176% 66.5 MB/s
DQ Read 780
DQ Write 644
DQ Mixed 650
504% 691 MB/s
Poor: 139%
This bench: 134%
Great: 233%
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$47
121GB free
Firmware: 608ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 132 168 155 163 176 170 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
75.7% Very good
Read 323
Write 264
Mixed 273
SusWrite 161
57% 255 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 32.2
141% 56.6 MB/s
DQ Read 212
DQ Write 258
DQ Mixed 181
151% 217 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 75.7%
Great: 83%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$70
202GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 85 86 87 87 88 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
58.4% Above average
Read 116
Write 116
Mixed 71.3
SusWrite 86.4
72% 97.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.9
188% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 58.4%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
61.7% Good
MC Read 21.9
MC Write 22
MC Mixed 18.5
60% 20.8 GB/s
SC Read 18.4
SC Write 23.7
SC Mixed 20.8
60% 21 GB/s
Latency 62.2
64% 62.2 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 61.7%
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 46%
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Desktop
Desktop 87%
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Workstation
Workstation 39%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97X Killer - $195

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $983
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