Asus Z97I-PLUS

Performance Results

Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop 79%
Workstation 53%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 69.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics90.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive136% 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.
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.
High background CPU (28%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus Z97I-PLUS  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160218
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 08 '17 at 00:38
Run Duration117 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 28%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th 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 i5-4670K-$250
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
69.9% Good
SC Int 116
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 106
90% 113 Pts
QC Int 348
QC Float 326
QC Mixed 336
76% 337 Pts
MC Int 393
MC Float 433
MC Mixed 447
64% 424 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 69.9%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$360
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
Lighting 268
Reflection 271
Parallax 288
85% 276 fps
MRender 191
Gravity 260
Splatting 210
94% 220 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$94
139GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
136% Outstanding
Read 722
Write 530
Mixed 557
134% 603 MB/s
4K Read 57.7
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 41.8
202% 71.4 MB/s
DQ Read 411
DQ Write 269
DQ Mixed 144
160% 275 MB/s
Poor: 138%
This bench: 136%
Great: 236%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB
654GB free
Firmware: 2AR10001 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
47.7% Average
Read 83.7
Write 82.4
Mixed 86.8
64% 84.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.38
4K Write 1.43
4K Mixed 0.25
70% 0.69 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 47.7%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLE8G3D21BCE1.16FN 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
77.1% Very good
MC Read 26.5
MC Write 29.1
MC Mixed 25.8
78% 27.1 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 21.6
SC Mixed 23.6
62% 21.5 GB/s
Latency 52.1
77% 52.1 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 77.1%
Great: 81%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z97I-PLUS Builds (Compare 799 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 63%
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 59%

Motherboard: Asus Z97I-PLUS - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $880
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