Asrock Z97M Anniversary

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 80.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics114% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive66.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
MotherboardAsrock Z97M Anniversary  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20160527
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 03 '17 at 12:02
Run Duration117 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4790K-$348
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
80.8% Excellent
1-Core 119
2-Core 254
87% 187 Pts
4-Core 444
8-Core 689
72% 566 Pts
64-Core 704
47% 704 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$445
Gigabyte(1458 377E) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2515 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.43
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
114% Outstanding
Lighting 448
Reflection 414
Parallax 440
118% 434 fps
MRender 249
Gravity 432
Splatting 267
114% 316 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 114%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$82
161GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 600ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
66.7% Good
Read 499
Write 171
Mixed 248
67% 306 MB/s
4K Read 20.3
4K Write 98.1
4K Mixed 13.5
100% 44 MB/s
DQ Read 148
DQ Write 191
DQ Mixed 50.8
71% 130 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 66.7%
Great: 83%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$49
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC25 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
91.4% Outstanding
Read 164
Write 154
Mixed 156
119% 158 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 1.52
4K Mixed 0.22
79% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 91.4%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G3D1609DS1S00. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
62.3% Good
MC Read 21.7
MC Write 22.4
MC Mixed 18.9
60% 21 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 23.6
SC Mixed 20.3
59% 20.5 GB/s
Latency 57.4
70% 57.4 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 62.3%
Great: 64%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97M Anniversary Builds (Compare 616 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asrock Z97M Anniversary - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 44% - Average Total price: $752
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