Asrock H97 Pro4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 76.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics34% 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 Drive115% 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.
MotherboardAsrock H97 Pro4  (all builds)
Memory4.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1024 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150727
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 30 '21 at 18:52
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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-$95
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
76.9% Very good
Memory 90.1
1-Core 98.3
2-Core 192
76% 127 Pts
4-Core 368
8-Core 371
50% 370 Pts
64-Core 368
25% 368 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 432.00
Performing below potential (69th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
34% Below average
Lighting 43.4
Reflection 45.8
Parallax 40.8
35% 43.3 fps
MRender 37.6
Gravity 41
Splatting 35.7
33% 38.1 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 34%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 1TB-$96
307GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR033
SusWrite @10s intervals: 270 433 432 422 392 384 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 452
Write 421
Mixed 382
SusWrite 389
92% 411 MB/s
4K Read 37.7
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 54.1
181% 65.2 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 348
DQ Mixed 290
238% 340 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 115%
Great: 125%
WD Red 2TB (2012)-$70
45GB free
Firmware: 82.00A82
SusWrite @10s intervals: 125 150 147 150 149 150 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
86.4% Excellent
Read 156
Write 146
Mixed 98.1
SusWrite 145
100% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
195% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
50.6% Above average
MC Read 17.6
MC Write 18
MC Mixed 15.8
49% 17.1 GB/s
SC Read 13.2
SC Write 18.8
SC Mixed 15.5
45% 15.8 GB/s
Latency 67
60% 67 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 50.6%
Great: 62%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical H97 Pro4 Builds (Compare 1,435 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asrock H97 Pro4 - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 42% - Average Total price: $645
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $29Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $95SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
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