Asrock Z97 Killer

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics70.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive36% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
Very high background CPU (76%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsrock Z97 Killer  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160513
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 00:02
Run Duration151 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 76%

 PC Performing as expected (40th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-4790K-$365
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
68.3% Good
SC Int 116
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 120
92% 114 Pts
QC Int 332
QC Float 287
QC Mixed 292
69% 304 Pts
MC Int 512
MC Float 524
MC Mixed 507
77% 514 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 68.3%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$180
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 385.69
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
70.6% Very good
Lighting 221
Reflection 188
Parallax 200
66% 203 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 207
Splatting 159
74% 173 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 70.6%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 275GB-$85
204GB free
Firmware: M0CR021 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
82.3% Excellent
Read 483
Write 338
Mixed 337
85% 386 MB/s
4K Read 26.3
4K Write 72.6
4K Mixed 23.8
109% 40.9 MB/s
DQ Read 226
DQ Write 214
DQ Mixed 38.3
79% 159 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 82.3%
Great: 94%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$65
18GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 525ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
36% Below average
Read 142
Write 69.4
Mixed 111
24% 108 MB/s
4K Read 15.4
4K Write 75.5
4K Mixed 11.2
78% 34 MB/s
DQ Read 80.1
DQ Write 83.6
DQ Mixed 20.3
32% 61.3 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 36%
Great: 75%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$60
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 201
Write 182
Mixed 176
140% 187 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 1.59
4K Mixed 0.22
85% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 110%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 1866 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
37.9% Below average
MC Read 12.5
MC Write 12.6
MC Mixed 10.5
34% 11.9 GB/s
SC Read 11.2
SC Write 12.8
SC Mixed 12.1
34% 12 GB/s
Latency 55.8
72% 55.8 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 37.9%
Great: 72%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97 Killer Builds (Compare 2,352 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asrock Z97 Killer - $127

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $759
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