Asus Z97-PRO GAMER

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (91st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 9 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 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics35.9% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (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.
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.
MotherboardAsus Z97-PRO GAMER  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151208
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateApr 08 '21 at 21:27
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing way above expectations (91st 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-$175
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
88.4% Excellent
Memory 96.2
1-Core 119
2-Core 238
88% 151 Pts
4-Core 464
8-Core 474
64% 469 Pts
64-Core 474
32% 474 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 88.4%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 380-$200
CLim: 980 MHz, MLim: 1425 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 21.2.2
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
35.9% Below average
Lighting 45.2
Reflection 47.2
Parallax 56.3
36% 49.6 fps
MRender 46.2
Gravity 43.1
Splatting 32.6
35% 40.6 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 35.9%
Great: 36%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
378GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 474 451 428 426 425 411 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
128% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 480
Mixed 361
SusWrite 436
100% 446 MB/s
4K Read 45.6
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 62.3
208% 73.5 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 351
DQ Mixed 364
274% 365 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 128%
Great: 134%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$40
535GB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 188 190 192 192 191 191 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 189
Write 164
Mixed 88.5
SusWrite 190
116% 158 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
157% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 109%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 2400 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
89.7% Excellent
MC Read 33.3
MC Write 33.7
MC Mixed 29.4
92% 32.1 GB/s
SC Read 23.2
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 27.6
70% 24.5 GB/s
Latency 53.3
75% 53.3 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 87%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97-PRO GAMER Builds (Compare 4,177 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus Z97-PRO GAMER - $258

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,046
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