Asrock Z97 Pro3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 76.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics49.7% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive81% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Pro3  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit väriä
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180308
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 08 '21 at 22:00
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU4%
Watch Gameplay: 570 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (71st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4790-$236
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
76.8% Very good
Memory 86.9
1-Core 107
2-Core 212
79% 135 Pts
4-Core 360
8-Core 560
59% 460 Pts
64-Core 584
39% 584 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 570-$150
Asus(1043 05BD) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1300 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.5.2
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
49.7% Average
Lighting 59.7
Reflection 55.9
Parallax 86.8
48% 67.5 fps
MRender 59.9
Gravity 64.6
Splatting 45.1
51% 56.5 fps
Poor: 38%
This bench: 49.7%
Great: 51%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel SSDSC2KF128G8L 128GB
55GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LHFL01N
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 129 130 131 131 130 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
81% Excellent
Read 467
Write 183
Mixed 188
SusWrite 130
53% 242 MB/s
4K Read 27.6
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 44
151% 57.2 MB/s
DQ Read 209
DQ Write 120
DQ Mixed 117
100% 149 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 81%
Great: 81%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 250GB-$30
152GB free
Firmware: HP35
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 119 120 119 119 120 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
67.5% Good
Read 116
Write 60.5
Mixed 62
SusWrite 119
66% 89.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 1
176% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 67.5%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CL9-9-9 D3-1600 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (26th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
54.1% Above average
MC Read 18.5
MC Write 20.8
MC Mixed 15.9
53% 18.4 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 20.5
SC Mixed 17.2
50% 17.5 GB/s
Latency 70.5
57% 70.5 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 54.1%
Great: 71%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 Pro3 Builds (Compare 499 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Pro3 - $124

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $739
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