Asus Q87M-E

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 79.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics36.2% 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)
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 11 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus Q87M-E  (all builds)
Memory4.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20150325
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 24 '22 at 03:24
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User MEX-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4590-$188
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
79.9% Very good
Memory 92.2
1-Core 106
2-Core 208
80% 135 Pts
4-Core 399
8-Core 355
52% 377 Pts
64-Core 405
27% 405 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 79.9%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
CLim: 1544 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 512.59
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
36.2% Below average
Lighting 47.2
Reflection 48.7
Parallax 43.3
38% 46.4 fps
MRender 36.8
Gravity 43.1
Splatting 38.1
34% 39.3 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 36.2%
Great: 36%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$209
14GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 449
Write 430
Mixed 341
90% 406 MB/s
4K Read 28.5
4K Write 89.3
4K Mixed 44.3
147% 54 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 345
263% 356 MB/s
Poor: 70% Great: 122%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$32
174GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 98 98 95 93 91 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
66.8% Good
Read 137
Write 116
Mixed 79
SusWrite 94.9
79% 107 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1.2
230% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 66.8%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT451U6AFR8C-PB 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
57.6% Above average
MC Read 21.3
MC Write 22
MC Mixed 17.9
58% 20.4 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 13.8
SC Mixed 14.4
42% 14.6 GB/s
Latency 63.7
63% 63.7 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 57.6%
Great: 59%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 13: 1R 1G 5B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
13% 13% 52 338 267 60 84.6" 1536 864 SAM0F0B SAMSUNG
Typical Q87M-E Builds (Compare 1,684 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus Q87M-E

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $535
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